What You Need to Know About Dietary Supplements?
There is a long list of dietary supplements that are available through pharmacies, supermarkets, and online retailers. While some of these supplements may be highly beneficial for some people, others could actually pose significant risks for patients.
This video discusses some of the primary concerns when it comes to dietary supplements, along with the ways that you can stay safe using various supplements. The best strategy is to ask your doctor before taking any supplement—even if it is just a vitamin or natural herbal blend. Supplements can interact with certain medications, so you will always want to check before you mix them.
For help deciding which dietary supplements may be right for you, call Sunrise Hospital’s Consult-A-Nurse healthcare referral line at (702) 233-5300. We can provide answers to your health questions and help you connect with physicians at our hospital for specialized care .