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Acai Berry and Benfotiamine capsules

Discussion in 'Alternative Treatments' started by Ardbeg, Mar 13, 2010.

  1. Ardbeg

    Ardbeg Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Just been reading this old thread of mine.

    I still take Benfotamaine and swear by them; although I do still get the odd sharp pain in my hands and a mild fizzing sensation in my left hand and arm fairly frequently - usually shortly after I've eaten a meal.

    I stopped taking the Metformin roughly a week ago as I'm 2 weeks into the Newcastle diet; but I still take a wide range of vitamins and herbs; some in mega doses.

    It might be sensible for me to consider re starting with the Acai Berry once I finish the Newcastle diet - just to try and curb my appetite long term.

    Any other forum user take Acai?
     
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    ))Denise(( Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    I tried the Acai Berry capsules from Holland and Barrett, they gave me pain in my stomach and didn't do anything else...

    I googled side effects from them and this was a common one.
     
  3. Defren

    Defren · Well-Known Member

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    Re: Acai Berry and Benfotamaine capsules

    I have the neuropathy 'tingles' in both little and ring fingers. I have taken the plunge and ordered some of these supplements. While I do want to be careful that my whole diet, or the vast majority is not taken up with supplements, I am very open to trying anything forum member have found useful. I take two 900mg capsules of bitter melon a day, and so with the new ones ordered today, I am really hoping to see some positive results. I will report back.
     
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