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My buddy had a major stroke two years ago.still now he

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my buddy had a major stroke two years ago.still now he easily tires and naps most afternoons post-lunch. what evidence based herbal supplements,vitamin/minerals might lessen his physical & brain fatigue please?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: my buddy is on baby asa and a antidepressant for low mood
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: he can drive but does have mild left hand weakness also
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? In general, how would you describe your health lately?
Customer: my friend does get frustrated when he cannot work as he did before his stroke .he is right handed and was a sought after carpenter/house-builder
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 2 months ago.


Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.

My name is***** and being a Medicine specialist I would be able to provide you with an appropriate solution to your concern.

Please note that my Goal is to provide you with an Excellent Service .

Before I answer your question I would like to get some more information:

Does he have vision issues ?

Please note that the answer provided is for information purpose only and does not substitute a Doctor - Patient Consultation in Clinic

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
just a list /suggestions about any real c.a.m. he could true for his brain fatiguabiliy. e.g. vitamin b12 shots?
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 2 months ago.

Sure this is the list he be provided with:

Omega fatty acids

Co Enzyme Q


Vitamin B 12 shots

Ginko Biloba supplements

Ginseng supplements

All the above help in reducing brain fatigue and improve energy