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Nutritional value of psyllium husk

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Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

Can I give psylium husks to a three year old with constipation? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Ratnakar Kini MD

I am 94 years old and my question is "Is it safe for me to use psyllium husk power as a product for fiber use" ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ratnakar Kini ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I have been perscribed prevalite for itching. No gallbladder . Would like to know if I can mix it with psyllium husk. Would like to take it at bedtime which is when I take my fiber. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

Hello, I recently started on psyllium husk (unflavored) for regularity. My stools the last couple days have turned orange. Should I be concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Mohammed Tauseef MD

Hello, I'm taking cipralex and I would like to know if I can start taking Cleanse RX. It has psyllium husk powder, vitamin c , lemon bioflavonoid, magnesium oxide , magnesium carbonate and senna. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Tauseef ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I have been diagnosed with duodenitis. Symptoms - loose stools, v slight discomfort in stomach region. I take physillium husks to alleviate. Diet - porridge with bananas and dates, seeded bread ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

I m having very sharp waves of pain in my upper abdomin that rolls upwards towards the chest. This happens everytime i eat something. Symptoms started when I took Psyllium Husk day before yesterday ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusain MD

can I take Psyllen husk with hormones-Lipitor- synthroid-folic acid-tumerac- l-thyroxine- I ve also had diarrehea for a month from an antibiotic. Cultures all negative. Use to take benefiber, but dr ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusain ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

I have been taking psyllium seed husks vitamins for about 3wks now and I started vomiting this morning(perhaps from not enough water yesterday but now I drink water and I vomit more) .I dont have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Richa Saxena MD

Is taking Psyllium husk or Benefiber bad for you to take daily when trying to lose weight? I want to take it to help me feel full so I won t eat as much. When I first got on diet I wasn t having hunger ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa Saxena ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Your blood pressure is fine. For constipation you can take Psyllium husk.

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

This could be due to a gastro-intestinal infection. You may need a course of antibiotics.

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

If taken in moderate quantities, it will not harm your kidney.