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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 18 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 20 Aug 2016 by • 2 answers
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 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
... wort, and Loryna during the same month? I have read that chasteberry and St. Johns wort can interfere with oral contraceptives, but I dont understand quite how yet. I am looking for ways to feel balanced emotionally, like Loryna alone used to provide for me all month. I'm trying to free ...
Posted 19 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 9 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
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 30 Apr 2016 • 1 answer
My doctor is switching me to St. John's Wort and says to quit the Prozac and go straight from 20mg. Prozac to the SJW. I'm a little scared of seratonin syndrome. I also take 50mg. 5HTP at night.
St. John's Wort - I started taking St Johns Wort 3 days ago its 450mg per tablet but it says on the?
Posted 18 Sep 2015 by • 0 answers
... back that 1 tablet is the equivalent to 1350-2700mg of st johns wort. I'm confused as its a one a day tablet but online everyone seems to say you should take 450mg 2 times a day for good results? But if I did that with these tablets would that mean I am well over the 1000mg mark because ...
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 16 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
St. John's Wort - I need to take a break every so often or the effectiveness wears off. Experiences?
Posted 3 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
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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
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 14 Nov 2014 by • 3 answers
Hi, My Mom suffers from nerve pain caused by Shingles. Someone suggested applying St. John's Wort oil to the infected area for the pain. I am wondering if she could use this since she is on a blood thinner (Pradaxa)... please advise. Best Regards, Sal
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