FAQ's - Frequently asked questions


Can Dr. Schüssler Salts be taken alongside other medication?

Yes. There is no evidence against taking Dr. Schüssler Salts together with other medication that has been prescribed by a physician or alternative practitioner. If you are currently taking other medicine, please ask your therapist for advice. Following other healing methods simultaneously will not impair the effectiveness of biochemical treatment.

Are there any side-effects?

Dr. Schüssler Salts are generally tolerated very well. If you follow the recommended dosage there will be virtually no side-effects.

What can happen in case of an overdose?

As the tablets contain lactose, an overdose, that is 100 or more tablets taken within one day, can have a laxative effect. For more information please ask your physician or pharmacist.

Can’t I simply eat healthy foods and not rely on Dr. Schüssler Salts?

As Dr. Schüssler himself noted, even with a well-balanced diet, the body sometimes is not able to absorb the minerals from food. Dr. Schüssler Salts are able to make the cells in your body susceptible again and to restore the mineral balance.

Does coffee have an effect on Dr. Schüssler Salts?

The effectiveness of the salts is not influenced if you drink coffee in usual amounts. The same principle applies to all other stimulants (e.g. alcohol, nicotine).

Where can I get Dr. Schüssler Salts?

As Dr. Schüssler Salts are classified as medicinal products, they are available without prescription in pharmacies.

How to take?

How to take the salts?

The usual dose is 1 tablet 1 - 3 times a day*. The tablets are put into the mouth, under the tongue where they slowly dissolve. This allows the active ingredients to be completely absorbed by the mucous membranes of the mouth. For more information please read the package-leaflet and ask your physician or pharmacist.
* For adults and children aged 12 years and older.


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