138.prescribed drugs Moderated discussion and help for Food Combining and the Hay diet, Cookery and recipes, Starch or Protein

prescribed drugs: from on 2001-09-11

Dear Peter,

I just wondered if prescribed drugs can alter the effectiveness of the Hay Diet? I am on a number.

Thanks

Ali

Re: prescribed drugs: from on 2001-09-12

HTML>The Hay diet is designed to encourage the digestive system to work at is optimum level as part of your complete body system.

Prescribed drugs won't change this optimum condition.

Peter

Re: prescribed drugs: from on 2002-05-22

HI ALI!

From my research (I'm in the same boat), I've found that we are to let doctors know whether we follow this plan. It seems this cleanses the body, even fat cells if you can believe it, and doctors will need to monitor your blood levels. I took this information to my Internalist doctor. He said, and I quote, "this is wise!" Could've knocked me over with a feather.

Corrine

Re: prescribed drugs: from on 2004-07-20

In the event that you are trying to loose weight, you may want to check with your doctor or pharmacist (they can give you a computer read-out) to see if weight gain is a side-effect of your medicine and if so if there is an alternative