Is Nitric Rush safe to be taken for erectile dysfunction?

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Posted on Wed, 20 Nov 2019 in Ayurveda
Question: Yes, I am a 62 year old male taking anti depressants and an acid reducer / GERD reducer. I have lost energy and stamina the past three years as well as erectile dysfunction. I want to try a mail order supplement called Nitric Rush which contains Arginine Alpha Ketoglutarate Is it safe .
Also want to try a product called RevBoost which contains HorneyGoat weed leaf extract, saw palmetto, orchid substance, wild yam extract, nettle root extract . Does this seem safe ?
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Answered by Dr. Ornela Ademovi 5 hours later
Brief Answer:
Please refrain from using these supplements

Detailed Answer:

Hello,

I understand your concern. After researching these supplements, I would strongly advise against using them due to the fact that they are not FDA approved and there are reports of undesirable side effects. The ingredients in these supplements may aggravate your present conditions.

Instead, I recommend you see your doctor for a full physical examination to determine the reason of the decrease in energy and stamina. It could be a low functioning thyroid.

After ruling out organic causes, your doctor will prescribe age appropriate vitamins and supplements to increase your energy and stamina.

I hope this answers your question.

Take care
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Raju A.T
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Dr. Ornela Ademovi

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Practicing since :2004

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