Supplement Addiction

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

I really think I am addicted to ST John's Wart, 5-HTP and DHEA, I could probably go on. Since my late 30's I've been experiencing really bad mood swings (horrible mood swings emoticon emoticon emoticon) and by 40, it was on. I probably should have gone to the doctor's, but I am a self proclaimed physician so I decided to treat myself. Anyway, I attempted to stop taking St. John's Wart (slowly weaning my self off). Well last week was my 1st week not taking any and I was fine. No road rage, no Co-worker rage, nothing. Well yesterday, NO FOOD and NO SUPPLEMENTs made Lynn a very ugly girl. So this morning, I'm back on my self prescribed meds...I think I will be on these for the long haul.
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    Girl, Thanks for the post. I'm throwing mine out today!
    1791 days ago
    It's probably time for you to see a Doctor and let them help you workout a plan for vitamin's...

    I can get hormonal a week before TOM and I take the St. John then - it does help
    1861 days ago
  • SPARKLE1908
    Be careful...I have had other friends to take St. Johns Wart and it seemed to help them...
    1862 days ago
    I think you should go get it checked out.
    1863 days ago
    Oh no! Be careful and wean off slowly. Your body has adjusted to the supplements.
    1863 days ago
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