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Elderberry 2 years 1 month ago #68210

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Is elderberry safe to take with itp?

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Elderberry 2 years 1 month ago #68214

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Don't know - but I was taking it. Then read that you take it when signs of illness appear so stopped taking it until then,
"Instead of wasting your time worrying about symptoms, just get it checked out" -Nieca Goldberg, MD
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Elderberry 2 years 2 weeks ago #68303

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I read that anything that boost immune system is not good for ITP. But I am taking elderberry when I am getting sick. Have not seen any alteration in my counts because of it.
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Elderberry 2 years 2 weeks ago #68306

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  • Diagnosis of ITP in 2014. Retired (Nov 2019) renal specialist nurse, 46 years on the NHS front line. My belief is empower patients to be involved as much as possible in their care. Read, read, read & ALWAYS question medics about the evidence base they use
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Depends where you read it as to how accurate it is. I never believe any thing that is not robustly referenced. Was it supported by up to date medical papers or was it in a magazine and pure conjecture?
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