- What other names is Kamala known by?
- What is Kamala?
- How does Kamala work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Kamala.
People take kamala for getting rid of tapeworms in the intestine.
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- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of kamala during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Appendicitis or symptoms of appendicitis such as stomach pain, nausea, and vomiting: Kamala acts like a laxative and could make appendicitis worse.
Interaction Rating: Moderate Be cautious with this combination.
Talk with your health provider.
Kamala is a type of laxative called a stimulant laxative. Stimulant laxatives can decrease potassium levels in the body. Low potassium levels can increase the risk of side effects of digoxin (Lanoxin).
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