Blue green algae

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Blue-green algae is a plant found in salt water and some large fresh water lakes. Blue-green algae are used as a nutritional supplement for for strengthening the immune system and for a certain type of mouth or tongue ulcer (leukoplakia). They are also used for weight loss, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), hayfever, diabetes, stress, fatigue, anxiety, depression, and premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and other women’s health issues.

Some people use blue-green algae for treating precancerous growths inside the mouth, boosting the immune system, improving memory, increasing energy and metabolism, lowering cholesterol, preventing heart disease, healing wounds, and improving digestion and bowel health. ...

Side Effect:

A serious side effect that Blue-green algae can cause is liver disease. If any of the following signs occur, seek immediately medical help:dark urine, severe stomach or abdominal pain, yellowing eyes ans skin, persistent nausea or vomiting.

An allergic reaction including:rash, itching or swelling especially of the face, tongue, or throat, severe dizziness, trouble breathing is rare. ...


Before using this medicine inform your doctor if you are allergic to it, to other drugs, or if you have any other allergies. Tell your doctor if you are using other medicine and if you have or ever have had any of the following conditions:immune system disorders such as multiple sclerosis, or rheumatoid arthritis, phenylketonuria.

During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor's advice. ...