New York: Demos Medical Publishing, Inc. In reasonable doses, magnesium is usually well tolerated. More common side effects include muscle cramping, diarrhea, stomach pain, weight gain, nausea, and dehydration. Greco A, Minghetti L, Sette G, et al. Platelet-activating factor antagonists do not protect against the development of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Serum cobalamin deficiency is uncommon in multiple sclerosis.
In women, it may cause masculinization, depression, and increased risk of breast cancer. New York: Demos Medical Publishing, Inc. Alternative Medicine and Multiple Sclerosis. New York: Demos Medical Publishing, Inc. Multiple sclerosis and the workplace: report of an industry-based cluster. Alternative Medicine and Multiple Sclerosis. Curr Treat Options Neurol 2003;5:55—68.
Caffeine is the active constituent in cola nut. Multiple sclerosis: decreased relapse rate through dietary supplementation with calcium, magnesium and vitamin D. Both immune-stimulating and anti-inflammatory effects of propolis have been reported. Bates D, Fawcett P, Shaw D, et al. References and additional reading: Attygale D, Rodrigo N. Data provided are for women 19 to 30 years old.
The Desktop Guide to Complementary and Alternative Medicine: An Evidence-Based Approach. New York: Demos Medical Publishing, Inc. Since it may inhibit blood clotting, vitamin E should be avoided by people taking blood-thinning medications or undergoing surgery and by those who suffer from bleeding disorders. Antioxidants are found in fruits and vegetables. About 5% of celiac patients get nerve damage that can vary from tingling and numbness in the feet to confusion, memory loss, dizziness and loss of balance, visual abnormalities. Trapp B, Ransohoff R, Fisher E, et al. London: The Pharmaceutical Press, 1996:258—259.
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Gallai V, Sarchielli P, Trequattrini A, et al. Additional information: Dosage: of note, I. Vela L, Garcia Merino A, Fernandez-Gallardo S, et al. It may have weak antiviral and antibacterial activity. Alternative Medicine and Multiple Sclerosis.
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The anticholinergic effects of the herb may be increased by concomitant use of anticholinergic medications, including amantadine and tricyclic antidepressants. Additional information: Dosage: 400—900 mg of valerian extract P. New York: The Stonesong Press, 1999:107—110. Whether these cases were due to kava kava or some contaminant is unclear. Healthy people who take creatine supplements may experience improved performance in short, strenuous exercises. Handbook of Psychotropic Herbs: A Scientific Analysis of Herbal Remedies for Psychiatric Conditions.