U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 29-year-old male asked:

Is it safe to take saffron food supplement while taking effexor? thanks

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Probably: There are no reports of any food or vitamin interactions with Effexor, so it is probably safe. You should avoid alcohol when on Effexor but other than that, there are no food/drinks/spices to avoid.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Aug 6, 2018


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.