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    Can turmeric be in my diet while on Prednisone for lymphatic cancer?

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Posted on Wed, 9 Aug 2017 in Cancer
Question: can one take tumeric at same time as high dosage (100 mg per day for 5 days) of prednizone after chemo for lymphoma cancer
or better to wait and take tumeric afterwards
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Answered by Dr. Deepak Sundriyal 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Hello dear. You should take it after chemo

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear. I have gone through the query. As there is no such data regarding interaction of chemo drugs and turmeric, you should take it after completing chemo drugs to avail the maximum benefit of anticancer properties of turmeric.
Thanks and regards
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