Bee pollen with immunosuppresants?

by Claire J.

My daughter has Crohn's Disease and is on an immunosuppresant, 6MP. Is bee pollen safe for her to take? She is in college and gets very tired easily. Instead of coffee, I am trying to get her to try some natural energizers. What do you think?



Hi Claire,
Difficult to say whether bee pollen would be safe for your daughter or not. I am not familiar with 6MP and a pharmacist would be who I'd speak with about this. Immunosuppresant's are very serious medications and I am not qualified to comment on their safety. Bee pollen has some immune modulating properties so I'd be very cautious. If your pharmacist or Doctor gives you the ok, start out with one granule at a time and increase slowly by only a few granules while
remaining very aware of any side effects or interactions.

Hope that helps and sorry I can't be of more assistance.

Angela

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to The Bee Pollen Forum.


These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult your physician before using this product.

Disclaimer: The information on Bee Pollen Buzz.com is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to treat, diagnose or prevent any disease. The information on this website is not intended to replace a one-on-one relationship with a qualified health care professional and is not intended as medical advice. It is intended as a sharing of knowledge and information from the research and experience of Angela Ysseldyk and her community. We encourage you to make your own health care decisions based upon your research and in partnership with a qualified heath care professional.

© Copyright 2017 Bee-Pollen-Buzz.com & BPB Health Solutions Inc.   |   All Rights Reserved   |   Terms of Use, Privacy Policy & Disclaimer