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Do Melatonin supplements contain harmful additives?

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2010

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Posted on Fri, 3 Aug 2018 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Hello , I understand that some Melatonin supplements have been reported to have harmful additives. Are there any test reports that can stir me to the safest ones?
Answered by Dr. Suresh Heijebu 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
No such proven tests

Detailed Answer:
Hello Sir,

I can certainly understand your concern.

There are no verified tests that can detect melatonin supplements.

However, liver function tests can be done to determine if there any impact on the liver.

Post your further queries if any
Thank you

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