you should always tell your doctor about health supplements
When you go to
a physician and you need to fill the form that asks what medications
you are taking, did you know the you really should also list
any health supplements you take? This includes things such
as ginseng and Echinacea, even though many people consider
those very safe in common.
So why do you need
to tell them? Did you realize that some health supplements
actually have negative interactions with some prescription
drugs you are taking? This even includes birth control pills.
And if you are on antibiotics for a serious health condition,
the side effects can be even worse.
It is also always
good to double check with your pharmacist when you are filling
your prescriptions. They can also double check to make sure
that there won't be any negative interactions between the
your supplements and your medications. It is always better
to be safe than sorry, and you don't want to find out that
a supplement you are taking has very negative effects on your