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Unread 09-08-2001, 03:52 AM
One more question about vitamins please

I did get to the store and got a good multi-vitamin. It's called "One Source-Pure Performance" and it even has Selenium in it!! I also got a Calcium pill and picked up my Black Cohosh and Red Clover since I was getting low on those. I couldn't find the rosehips, but will keep looking. I did find the COQ10, but that stuff is really out of my price range! Considering that I am not taking any vitamins at all now, I'm hoping that I won't even need that extra energy boost.
Here is my question....how long will it take before I feel a difference after I start taking these vitamins? That is, IF I even am going to feel a difference.
Thanks again ladies!! You have all been so helpful!! Oh, and I stayed away from taking more than the recommended doseage of iron too! I think I did good!! (sheesh, I hope so after spending all that time looking at vitamins in three different stores!)
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Unread 09-08-2001, 05:48 AM
One more question about vitamins please

Hi Cyd, well you are on the right track. That COQ10 is very expensive but I took anything at the time to help me with my radiation . The rosehips come in a tea bag form not tea leaves or whole hips. As for taking the supplements... my herbalist says approx 1 mth before full benefits will show . So hang in there and I hope you are full of energy soon x x x
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Unread 09-08-2001, 06:37 AM
One more question about vitamins please

Thats great Cyd!!
I hope you feel a difference.
I don't really remember when I actually thought they were kicking in, as I was still feeling the effects of chemo when I started them all, so I think the combination of the chemo leaving and all the the vitamins kicking in was probably all around the same time. Like Robyn said, it was a least a month for sure I think.

Thats great that you got a multi with the Selenium in it too!

Best of luck with them.
xoxo
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Unread 09-08-2001, 06:57 AM
Help with the vitamin prices!

I found this wonderful source of affordable vitamins. Puritan`s Pride. They often have buy one get 2 free!

Online www.puritan.com

toll free number 1-800-645-1030

My mom`s Dr. from years ago gave her this number and we get a catalog often and order from there.

I get my Co-Q 10 and vit e from there. I had to buy some other things the Dr. told me to start on, but will be ordering them from Puritan from now on. It`s a HUGE savings.

{{{{{{{{{{{hugs}}}}}}}}}}}}}

kaatie
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Unread 09-08-2001, 09:25 AM
One more question about vitamins please

Thank you all again for all of your help! I was grasping at straws and ended up digging out the phone book to find a Natural Foods store very close. Sure enough, he has the rosehips tea. I am planning on going up and getting a box today. Robyn, thanks for clearing me up about the tea. Kaatie, thanks for the website. I've already bookmarked it and ordered my free catalog! I appreciate your email also. You ladies are a true blessing for helping me out the way you have! Thank you!
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