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Ginko Biloba - Phosphatidylserine Supplement Info

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  • Ginko Biloba
    Ginkgo biloba supplements are often used for improving mental function and memory. This eMedTV page describes some of the other possible benefits of this supplement and explores its effectiveness. Ginko biloba is a common misspelling of ginkgo biloba.
  • Ginko Biloba Side Effects
    Ginkgo biloba can cause serious side effects, such as seizures and internal bleeding. This eMedTV page covers other serious and bothersome side effects of ginkgo biloba. Ginko biloba side effects is a common misspelling of ginkgo biloba side effects.
  • Information on Dementia
    Are you looking for information on dementia? This selection from the eMedTV Web site gives a brief overview of this illness, discussing common symptoms and providing a link to more information on this topic.
  • Is Acetyl-L-Carnitine Safe?
    Acetyl-L-carnitine may increase the risk of seizures, especially in people with a seizure disorder. This eMedTV page offers a more complete list of acetyl-L-carnitine safety warnings and precautions, including who may not be able to use this product.
  • Is Lecithin Safe?
    Many people may question, "Is lecithin safe?" This page from the eMedTV library discusses the safety of lecithin supplements and offers important warnings and precautions to be aware of before using (and purchasing) these products.
  • L-Theanine
    L-theanine is an amino acid used in dietary supplements for treating various conditions. This eMedTV article explains what L-theanine is used for, explores its effectiveness for these uses, and describes the alleged benefits of this supplement.
  • L-Theanine and Breastfeeding
    It is a good idea to avoid L-theanine while breastfeeding until more safety information is available. This eMedTV resource offers a more in-depth look at L-theanine and breastfeeding, and discusses the safety of L-theanine supplements in general.
  • L-Theanine and Pregnancy
    You should not take L-theanine during pregnancy without your doctor's approval and supervision. This eMedTV Web page contains more information about L-theanine and pregnancy, and explains why "natural" products may not be safe for pregnant women.
  • L-Theanine Dosage
    A safe and effective L-theanine dosage has not yet been established for any use. This article from the eMedTV archives offers general L-theanine dosing information and includes tips for finding a trustworthy manufacturer for L-theanine supplements.
  • L-Theanine Drug Interactions
    Stimulants and blood pressure medications could interact negatively with L-theanine. As this page on the eMedTV site explains, L-theanine drug interactions can increase your risk of developing low blood pressure and make stimulants less effective.
  • L-Theanine Overdose
    It is not known what to expect from an L-theanine overdose at this time. As this section of the eMedTV library explains, it is not possible to predict the effects of an L-theanine overdose or if an overdose with the amino acid is even possible.
  • L-Theanine Safety
    You may not be able to take L-theanine safely if you have any chronic or serious health conditions. This eMedTV segment further explores L-theanine safety and describes some of the complications that may occur with the supplement.
  • L-Theanine Side Effects
    There are currently no known L-theanine side effects. As this portion of the eMedTV Web site explains, just because side effects were not seen in clinical studies and case reports does not mean that problems with L-theanine are not possible.
  • L-Theanine Supplement Information
    People take L-theanine for many uses, such as managing anxiety. This portion of the eMedTV site gives an overview of this supplement, with information on other uses for L-theanine and safety issues to discuss with your doctor.
  • Lecithen
    Lecithin, a dietary supplement, is claimed to be useful for treating high cholesterol and liver disease. This eMedTV segment explains what you should discuss with your doctor before using this product. Lecithen is a common misspelling of lecithin.
  • Lecithin
    Lecithin is a dietary supplement claimed to be beneficial for many conditions, including high cholesterol. This eMedTV page describes other potential benefits of lecithin, explores its safety and effectiveness, and lists its potential side effects.
  • Lecithin and Breastfeeding
    It is not known if lecithin supplements are safe for breastfeeding women and their infants. This eMedTV article includes more information on lecithin and breastfeeding, and explores potential risks and benefits of using the supplement while nursing.
  • Lecithin and Pregnancy
    It is currently not known if lecithin supplements are safe for pregnant women. This eMedTV Web page provides more information on lecithin and pregnancy, and explores some of the potential risks and benefits of using supplements while pregnant.
  • Lecithin Benefits
    Lecithin is claimed to be beneficial for a number of conditions, including anxiety and dementia. This eMedTV resource lists other potential lecithin benefits, explores how the supplement may work, and discusses the use of this product in children.
  • Lecithin Dosage
    At this time, a safe and effective lecithin dosage has not been established. This page on the eMedTV site explains what lecithin doses have been used in clinical studies and offers general dosing information for the dietary supplement.
  • Lecithin Drug Interactions
    It is not known if other supplements or drugs will interact with lecithin. Drug interactions, as this eMedTV page explains, are possible but may not be known at this time. Tell your doctor about other drugs you are taking before using lecithin.
  • Lecithin Overdose
    Currently, very little is known about the effects of a lecithin overdose. This article from the eMedTV site explores the possible symptoms of an overdose with lecithin supplements and describes the supportive care treatment options that are available.
  • In-depth Information on Lecithin Side Effects
    Potential lecithin side effects include abdominal pain or fullness, diarrhea, and nausea. As this eMedTV segment explains, people with egg or soy allergies may also develop allergic reactions to lecithin (since lecithin is derived from egg or soy).
  • Lecithin Supplement Information
    Are you looking for information on lecithin supplements? This eMedTV article is a great place to start. It lists some of the conditions lecithin can supposedly treat, explores its effectiveness and possible risks, and links to more information.
  • Lethicin
    Lecithin is a supplement often claimed to be beneficial for conditions such as bipolar disorder. This eMedTV resource explores other possible lecithin benefits and offers general warnings for the product. Lethicin is a common misspelling of lecithin.
  • Lethicine
    Lecithin supplements are claimed to be useful for high cholesterol and other conditions. This eMedTV page lists other possible lecithin benefits and explains what side effects may occur with the product. Lethicine is a common misspelling of lecithin.
  • Lewy Body Dementia
    Lewy body dementia is a form of dementia characterized by abnormal structures in the brain. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this condition, including information about symptoms associated with it and how they are treated.
  • Lewybody Dementia
    Lewy body dementia is a form of dementia that cannot be cured. This eMedTV segment provides a concise overview of Lewy body dementia and contains a link to more in-depth information. Lewybody dementia is a common misspelling of Lewy body dementia.
  • Licithin
    The dietary supplement lecithin is claimed to be useful for treating liver disease and other conditions. This eMedTV page explains what lecithin is used for and lists potential side effects of the product. Licithin is a common misspelling of lecithin.
  • Living With Alzheimer's
    As this eMedTV page explains, daily living can be a struggle for people with Alzheimer's disease. This article gives a brief introduction to these challenges and includes a link to more in-depth information.
  • Louie Body Dementia
    Lewy body dementia is a progressive form of dementia in which there are abnormal structures in the brain. This eMedTV article takes a look at this condition and links to more information. Louie body dementia is a common misspelling of Lewy body dementia.
  • Lower Your Cholesterol
    High cholesterol increases your risk for Alzheimer's disease. Although a brain-healthy diet and exercise will help to lower your cholesterol, medications may be necessary to bring it down to a healthy level. So get your cholesterol checked, and talk with your healthcare provider about treatment options if it is too high.
  • NADH
    NADH is a naturally occurring molecule in the body that functions as a coenzyme. This segment of the eMedTV archives discusses this product in detail, providing information on how it may work, conditions it supposedly treats, side effects, and more.
  • NADH and Breastfeeding
    This page on the eMedTV Web site offers a discussion on NADH and breastfeeding. It explains that because no research has been done on the effects of NADH supplements on nursing infants, it's best to avoid NADH during this time, just to be safe.
  • NADH and Pregnancy
    This segment on the eMedTV Web site takes a detailed look at NADH and pregnancy. It explains why you should not assume that the supplements are automatically safe and encourages waiting until after pregnancy to take NADH supplements.
  • NADH Benefits
    While there may be several benefits of NADH supplementation, no scientific evidence supports this. This eMedTV article explains why this is the case and lists the various conditions NADH supposedly treats. It also describes how the molecule may work.
  • NADH Dosage
    A safe, effective NADH dosage has yet to be scientifically determined. This segment of the eMedTV library explains why this is the case and also offers some general dosing guidelines for those taking NADH supplements.
  • NADH Drug Interactions
    Currently, there are no known NADH drug interactions. However, as this eMedTV page explains, this doesn't mean that interactions with other supplements or medications aren't possible. This page offers things to keep in mind regarding interactions.
  • NADH Overdose
    The effects of an NADH overdose are currently unknown, as are possible treatment options. This eMedTV resource describes a few symptoms that may be expected and also describes how an overdose would most likely be treated.
  • NADH Safety
    Because there are NADH safety precautions that people should be aware of, this eMedTV page lists some of the most common. This includes people who should avoid the supplement, things to consider before taking it, and what to discuss with your doctor.
  • NADH Side Effects
    This page of the eMedTV Web site explains why there are no known NADH side effects at this time. It also stresses the importance of reporting anything you think may be a side effect of the supplement to your healthcare provider.
  • NADH Supplement Information
    Are you looking for information on NADH? This eMedTV Web page gives a brief overview of this supplement, with details on the conditions it is used for, safety warnings, and more. Also included is a link to more detailed information.
  • Namanda
    Namenda is a medication that can be prescribed for treating moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease. This eMedTV segment describes Namenda in more detail and lists some of its potential side effects. Namanda is a common misspelling of Namenda.
  • Namenda
    Namenda is a prescription drug that is used for treating dementia caused by Alzheimer's disease. This eMedTV resource explores the effects of Namenda, describes how it works, and explains what you should know before using this medication.
  • Namenda and Breastfeeding
    It is not known whether it is safe to breastfeed while using Namenda. This segment from the eMedTV archives offers a more in-depth look at Namenda and breastfeeding, and explains why it is unlikely that a woman who is nursing would use this drug.
  • Namenda and Pregnancy
    Namenda is a medication that should generally not be used in pregnant women. This portion of the eMedTV Web site provides more information on Namenda and pregnancy, and explains why the drug is not recommended for pregnant women.
  • Namenda Dosage
    The recommended starting Namenda dosage is 5 mg once daily. This segment from the eMedTV Web site explains how your doctor will gradually increase your Namenda dose to 10 mg twice daily and also offers tips for those taking the medication.
  • Namenda Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web page provides some information on Namenda, a prescription medication used to treat Alzheimer's disease. This page talks about how to use the medicine and explains what to discuss with the doctor prescribing it.
  • Namenda Drug Interactions
    Medicines that may cause Namenda drug interactions include ketamine, amantadine, and sodium bicarbonate. This eMedTV page lists other products that may interact with Namenda and explains what may happen if these things are taken together.
  • Namenda for Migraines
    Taking Namenda for migraines is considered an "off-label" use. As this eMedTV page explains, some studies show that the medication is useful for preventing migraines, but more research is needed to prove the drug's safety and effectiveness for this use.
  • Namenda Overdose
    Confusion, weakness, and vertigo are some of the reported symptoms of a Namenda overdose. This eMedTV article lists other overdose symptoms that have been reported and describes the various treatment options that are available.
  • Namenda Side Effects
    Common side effects of Namenda may include constipation, fatigue, and drowsiness. This page on the eMedTV site lists other common side effects of the drug and also describes potentially serious side effects that may require prompt medical attention.
  • Namenda Uses
    Namenda is used for treating moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease. This article from the eMedTV library describes the medication's effects, explains how it works to improve symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, and lists common off-label Namenda uses.
  • Namenda Warnings and Precautions
    Before using Namenda, tell your doctor if you have epilepsy, liver disease, or kidney disease. This eMedTV resource offers more Namenda warnings and precautions, and lists other conditions you should tell your doctor about before starting treatment.
  • Namenda XR
    Namenda XR is a prescription drug used for treating Alzheimer's disease. This page from the eMedTV Web site offers a complete overview of this long-acting medication, including dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and general safety precautions.
  • Namenda XR and Breastfeeding
    It is currently not known whether Namenda XR (memantine XR) is safe for breastfeeding women. As this eMedTV page explains, no studies have been conducted on breastfeeding and Namenda XR, so it is not known whether the drug passes through breast milk.
  • Namenda XR and Pregnancy
    Namenda XR (memantine XR) is considered relatively safe to use during pregnancy. However, as this eMedTV Web article explains, you should let your doctor know prior to using Namenda XR if you are pregnant, as there may be potential risks to discuss.
  • Namenda XR Dosage
    When treating Alzheimer's, the usual starting Namenda XR dosage is 7 mg once daily. This eMedTV Web article further discusses dosing recommendations for this medication, including a detailed list of precautions and tips for effectively taking Namenda XR.
  • Namenda XR Drug Interactions
    Some cough medicines and sodium bicarbonate are among the products that may react with Namenda XR. This eMedTV page lists other substances that can cause interactions with Namenda and explains what may happen when these drugs are taken together.
  • Namenda XR Medication Information
    This selection from the eMedTV archives provides important information on Namenda XR, a prescription Alzheimer's medication. This segment discusses general dosing guidelines and explains what your doctor needs to know before prescribing this medicine.
  • Namenda XR Overdose
    Vomiting and hallucinations are some of the possible symptoms of a Namenda XR (memantine XR) overdose. This eMedTV Web selection takes an in-depth look at other possible signs of an overdose and lists the various treatment options that are available.
  • Namenda XR Side Effects
    Some of the most commonly reported Namenda XR side effects include constipation, back pain, and drowsiness. This eMedTV page explains that while most side effects are mild, some require medical care, such as hallucinations or problems breathing.
  • Namenda XR Uses
    If you have moderate-to-severe Alzheimer's disease, your doctor may prescribe Namenda XR. This eMedTV Web selection describes the effects of this medication, explains how it works, and outlines possible off-label uses for Namenda XR.
  • Namenda XR Warnings and Precautions
    Certain medical conditions can cause high levels of Namenda XR to accumulate in the blood. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at other important warnings and precautions for Namenda XR, including information on who may not be able to take this drug.
  • Nemenda
    Namenda is an Alzheimer's disease medication that is available by prescription. This page from the eMedTV library describes the effects of Namenda and lists potential side effects of the drug. Nemenda is a common misspelling of Namenda.
  • Nimenda
    Namenda is a drug that can be prescribed to treat moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease. This eMedTV resource explains how Namenda works to treat dementia and describes the effects of this medication. Nimenda is a common misspelling of Namenda.
  • Phosphatidyl Serine
    Phosphatidylserine is a supplement often used to treat depression and ADHD. This eMedTV page covers other uses and lists potential side effects of the supplement. Phosphatidyl serine is a common misspelling of phosphatidylserine.
  • Phosphatidylserine
    Phosphatidylserine is a naturally occurring molecule essential for normal brain function. This eMedTV article describes the benefits of phosphatidylserine supplements, lists side effects that may occur, and explains the importance of this nutrient.
  • Phosphatidylserine and Breastfeeding
    There may be potential risks from taking phosphatidylserine while breastfeeding. This eMedTV resource includes more information on phosphatidylserine and breastfeeding, and explores the potential risks of using supplements while breastfeeding.
  • Phosphatidylserine and Pregnancy
    There is not enough information to know if phosphatidylserine supplements are safe for pregnant women. This eMedTV page offers more details on phosphatidylserine and pregnancy, and explains why the nutrient may not be safe when taken as a supplement.
  • Phosphatidylserine Benefits
    Phosphatidylserine supplements may be beneficial for people with ADHD, depression, or dementia. This eMedTV Web page explores other potential phosphatidylserine benefits and discusses the use of this supplement in children.
  • Phosphatidylserine Dosage
    An effective and safe phosphatidylserine dosage has not been established at this time. This eMedTV article discusses phosphatidylserine dosing in more detail and offers tips for finding a trustworthy manufacturer for phosphatidylserine supplements.
  • Phosphatidylserine Drug Interactions
    Anticholinergic medicines and drugs with cholinergic effects may cause phosphatidylserine drug interactions. This eMedTV page lists specific products from these drug classes that may interact negatively with phosphatidylserine.
  • Phosphatidylserine Overdose
    At this time, it is not known whether a phosphatidylserine overdose is even possible. This page from the eMedTV Web site describes the potential effects of a phosphatidylserine overdose and explains what treatment options are currently available.
  • Phosphatidylserine Safety
    Phosphatidylserine supplements have not been shown to be safe or effective for any use. This eMedTV Web page provides other phosphatidylserine safety warnings and precautions, and explains how to find a trustworthy manufacturer for supplements.
  • Phosphatidylserine Side Effects
    Potential phosphatidylserine side effects include gas, upset stomach, and insomnia. As this eMedTV resource explains, side effects of phosphatidylserine are fairly minor and are generally related to the dose (they are more common with higher dosages).
  • Phosphatidylserine Supplement Info
    Are you looking for information on phosphatidylserine supplements? This selection from the eMedTV Web library gives a brief overview of phosphatidylserine, with a discussion on what it is used for, safety warnings, and more.
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