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Posted 8 Jul 2010 by • 10 answers
She's been recently been dealing with depression and severe anxiety issues, but already takes Imitrex for the occasional migraine and Melatonin to help her sleep. She can't really afford to get any other prescription medications, so she wanted to take something natural like St John's ...
Posted 1 Mar 2011 by • 3 answers
My doctor says yes, but I am concerned about the warning's of serotonin shock even though these drugs/herbs work on different parts of the brain. Has anyone tried this combination or are you a doctor who would be willing to weigh in on this question? thanks so much
St. John's Wort - How long does it take to flush out st johns wort out of your system!!! I only took
Posted 18 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
... it for 3weeks 300mg pills and I got very bad side affects crazy vertigo. It scared me! I stoped taking it. It's been 2weeks now and I'm still having these side effects
Posted 2 Mar 2011 by • 1 answer
Hi everyone! Wanted to pick your brains and see if it would be okay to take pills in the morning. Just started taking them last night about 7:00 p.m. and I was up all night. Would it be okay to take in the morning? How about two doses at once? Have 300 mg pills at 0.3% Hypericin= 0.9 mg). Thanks ...
Posted 3 Mar 2011 by • 2 answers
Posted 11 Jan 2018 by • 2 answers
I started taking a very low dose of St John's Wort yesterday for depression, it has improved my mood but given me nightmares, headaches and fatigue. Anyone else experience this? Did it subside?
Posted 27 Jul 2010 by • 1 answer
Unexplained gain of 7-10 lbs in 1 month. I have never had a weight problem? I also have feelings of bloating and distended stomach. I am a healthy 48 yr old female. 5'9", was 142 lbs, now 150 lbs after 1 mos on st johns wort. no other medication
Posted 9 Jun 2015 by • 2 answers
Dear Doctor, I am looking to purchase a memory supplement that contains st. john's wort. The product describes that st. john's wort is added because this ingredient is known to help improve memory. However, I am aware that St. John's Wort is normally used for depression. However, ...
Posted 27 Jul 2011 by • 2 answers
... symptoms I am a 38yr old female who has been having hot flashes, mood swings, weight gain, irritability, for about a month now, and talked with my ob/gyn. He suggested this combination and I haven't found anything on it yet. Any imput would be wonderful.
Posted 3 Apr 2012 by • 1 answer
I take 650mg tylenol painkillers and St. John's Wort everyday. Then occasionally I drink beer and energy shots. Is all this safe?
Posted 29 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
Hello I have been on Sertraline for 3-4 months almost and I have increased weight by 3 clothe sizes. Very depressing along with bladder retention - not feeling good about this at all. I would like to ween myself off and am just wondering if to St. John's Wort but would like to take both for a ...
Posted 25 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I've been taking 2 capsules (overall 520 mg) of St. Jonh's Wort for 5 days. Each capsule contains 0.7 mg of hypiricin and hyperforin not over 4.9 mg. How long does it take to work?
Posted 8 Dec 2009 by • 1 answer
SSRIs don't work until taken, regularly, for a while (generally at least two weeks). Is this true for St John's Wort too?
Posted 13 May 2015 by • 2 answers
I began using St. Johns Wort for a couple days now. I also have really bad allergies this time of year, and subsequently use Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride at night, in order to wake up not feeling so stuffy, and to fall asleep a lot faster. I'm really worried there could be a bad reaction, as ...
Posted 20 Aug 2016 by • 2 answers
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