aloe vera questions

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Veteran Member

Date Joined Oct 2009
Total Posts : 2825
   Posted 4/5/2010 9:58 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi I"m confused. Do you use aloe vera juice or aloe vera gel for GERD?

Does it work? When and how often do you take it and with what do you take it.

diagnosed pancolitis mild to mod Sept. 2009
On Pred since March 20, 2010 -- now 20 mg. tapering
12 400 mg. Asacol daily, 1000 mg. Canasa every third day, Rowesa enemas nightly; 1 1/2 tsp psyllium husk powder VSL-#3 -- one packet daily, multi-vitamin; 1200 mg calcium plus D, 1000 mg Biotin 5,000 (hair loss)
Eliminated dairy, red meat,alcohol caffeine, spicy, fried, greasy, vinegar and citrus.
Bipolar - Lamictal 200 mg, Zyprexa 5 mg.
Sleeping - Ambien 3.75 milligrams.
Omeprazole 40 mg for GERD

PH Fan
Regular Member

Date Joined Dec 2009
Total Posts : 88
   Posted 4/6/2010 8:52 AM (GMT -6)   
I use the Aloe Vera gel simply because of the taste,I think it has a pleasant taste,i've been drinking it for about 2 years,i drink around 8 ounces a day ,i usually drink it straight but you can mix it with water also.

Forum Moderator

Date Joined Apr 2007
Total Posts : 32602
   Posted 4/6/2010 5:16 PM (GMT -6)   

Here are a couple of links to the very topic you are asking about. Hope they answer some of your questions.

Just click on the links to read the threads.

Take care,

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Thursday, June 21, 2018 10:46 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,974,066 posts in 326,155 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 161228 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, ZHAT88.
426 Guest(s), 11 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
DBwithUC, alunke82, Michael_T, J Baxter, ArtAngel, Girlie, Sara14, ZHAT88, quincy, straydog, iPoop