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07 Dec 2004

St Johns Wort
How long does St Johns Wort take to work? I have been taking it for 1.5 weeks and do not feel a difference yet.
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CyberShrink
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01 Jan 0001

The Wort is really just a weak form of Prozac, working by the same chemical system ; so it could take at least a month to show what benefits it might produce. If then it has not worked or helped enough, see a psychiatrist for some cleaner, purer, and more powerful agents of the same type, which are only available with a prescription.
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