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Old 11-20-2013, 03:11 PM - Thread Starter
 
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My husband's dr has suggested these supplements for him. He needs to lose a good amount of weight due to sleep apnea. Being natural minded, I'm skeptical of doctors and anything they suggest. I'm researching every ingredient listed and so far I'm okay with it. 

 

Does anyone see anything they know something bad about? Or something to be cautious about?

It's just a lot to thoroughly research by myself with the lack of sleep from my husband being sick. 

 

Serving Size 2 Tablets
Amount Per Serving
% Daily value
Vitamin B1 (Thiamin HCI) 
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) 
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine HCI)
Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin)
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 
Folate (Folic Acid)
Chromium Picolinate 
Inositol 
L Carnitine 
Decaf Green Tea Extract 
Conjugated Linoleic Acid 
Lecithin 
Vinegar (Apple Cider) 
Choline Bitartrate 
Citrin 
Guarana (Paullinia cupana) 

 

*Daily value not established

1 mg
1 mg
10 mg
900 mcg
100 mg
400 mcg
150 mcg
200 mg
250 mg
300 mg
1000 mg
50 mg
20 mg
200 mg
400 mg
200 mg
67%
59%
500%
15000%
167%
100%
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Serving Size 1 Tablets
Amount Per Serving
% Daily value
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)
Niacin
Sage (Salvia officinalis) Extract (4:1)
Oolong Tea
Guarana Seed (Paulliniacupana)

 

*Daily value not established 
Other Ingredients: Hypromellose & water.

3 mg
20 mg
300 mcg
200 mg
100 mcg
200%
100%
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Old 11-20-2013, 04:47 PM
 
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I would watch your dh's reaction to the guarana seed.  It can be a pretty strong stimulant, high in caffeine.  The fact that it looks like it's in both supplements could be a bit much.  


 
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I did see that. Researched whats in most energy drinks and such. I think he'll be fine, but we will watch it. I also may not get the smaller one for him. 


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