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Can pineapple juice interact with SSRIs? Cause green stool? I drink 12ounces a day of %100 juice and am on 30mg fluoxetine a day. My stool is green?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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Can pineapple juice interact with SSRIs? Cause green stool? I drink 12ounces a day of %100 juice and am on 30mg fluoxetine a day. My stool is green?

Green stools: This could result from rapid transit of feces through the intestines, or from food colorings such as in licorice., consuming iron-rich foods or iron supplements, or leafy green vegetables, taking laxatives, and if with other intestinal symptoms it can result from irritable bowel or intestinal infections. If no symptoms, no worries. ...Read more

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Severe stomach pain, bloating and diahrrea from eating fresh pineapple and also chia seed. This never happened b4

Severe stomach pain, bloating and diahrrea from eating fresh pineapple and also chia seed. This never happened b4

Both are possible: Causes. Possible side effects from chia include ^ gas (flatus), bloating ; constipation (w inadequate hydration).Heavy pineapple consumption can lead to vomiting ; diarrhea because it contains bromelain. Large doses of vitamin c can also cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea ; abdominal discomfort. ...Read more

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Can a mild allergy to pineapple lead to the same reactions/allergy to fresh grapefruit? Why would it occur?

Can a mild allergy to pineapple lead to the same reactions/allergy to fresh grapefruit? Why would it occur?

Not usually: Although some fruits share common allergens (melon/banana, avocado/banana), pineapple and grapefruits are not known to cross react. However you may be at a higher risk of developing allergy to other citrus fruits from grapefruit allergy. ...Read more

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What to do about the after effects of an allergic reaction to fresh pineapple?

What to do about the after effects of an allergic reaction to fresh pineapple?

Oral allergy: If your reaction is limited to the mouth, which is usually the case with pineapple, time will heal it. This is not a life threatening allergy, it is called oral allergy syndrome. Take an oral antihistamine 30 minutes before eating it in the future or avoid it. Cooked pineapple should be ok. ...Read more

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Can I eat fruits (fresh & canned pineapples, cantaloupe) if I have acid reflux?

Can I eat fruits (fresh & canned pineapples, cantaloupe) if I have acid reflux?

Most: You can play detective, and the fruits that bother you, do not eat. Acidic fruits and veggies can cause irritation, like oranges, grapefruits and tomatoes, etc. Others can be fine and good for you too. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can I eat fresh pineapple during third trimester? Is listeria a concern?

Can I eat fresh pineapple during third trimester? Is listeria a concern?

Yes: But avoid if contaminated or if on recall. Buy from safe regular or whole food stores. ...Read more

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Why do I lose my sense of taste and get a sore tongue when I eat fresh pineapple?

Why do I lose my sense of taste and get a sore tongue when I eat fresh pineapple?

Swelling: An allergic reaction to foods can cause swelling in the nose and tongue resulting in these symptoms. See your personal provider for further evaluation. ...Read more

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I ate a few pieces of a fresh pineapple which left a bad taste in my mouth. It had a red spot inside which I'm guessing was mold. Will I get sick?

I ate a few pieces of a fresh pineapple which left a bad taste in my mouth. It had a red spot inside which I'm guessing was mold. Will I get sick?

It depends.....: If the pineapple was rotten (sounds like it was), it's because the ripening process just went too far - possibly due to lack of refrigeration. Depending on the type of bacteria present in the bad parts, you may just have the bad taste issue, or it could make you more sick. Unless you develop symptoms of food poisoning (vomiting, diarrhea, etc), you should go about your business. ...Read more

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What drugs interact with carob?

What drugs interact with carob?

Carob: The herbal remedy carob has a few interactions that really are more combined effects than drug on drug interactions. Some effects associated with carob include altering blood sugar, reducing cholesterol, less mineral absorption, & decreasing bowel emptying time. Medications or herbals that have a similar effect should be monitored, including insulin, red yeast rice, psyllium. See your doctor too. ...Read more

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Does Mydocalm interact negatively with any other drugs?

Mydocalm: Tolperisone (Mydocalm) is covered in this Indian journal : http://www. Japi. Org/february_2010/article_17.html ...Read more

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What drugs for the kidneys interact with cialis?

What drugs for the kidneys interact with cialis?

None really: Concommitant use of BP meds can cause BP to drop. In more advanced kidney disease it should not be used. ...Read more

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What drugs interact with zantac (ranitidine)?

What drugs interact with zantac (ranitidine)?

Many drugs can: Interact with zantac. Check this site for full list: http://www. Drugs. Com/drug-interactions/ranitidine, zantac-150.html ...Read more

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Dos strattera (atomoxetine) interact badly with different types of drugs?

Dos strattera (atomoxetine) interact badly with different types of drugs?

Somewhat: Like a number of medications that are metabolized through the liver, atomoxetine can interact with other medications that use those same pathways, including quinine, fluoxetine, and paroxetine; like all antidepressants, it should not be combined with an MAO inhibitor. Otherwise, it's compatable with a wide array of meds people are apt to take--e.g., antibiotics, antihistamines, & stimulants. ...Read more

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Are there any drugs or food that interact badly with strattera (atomoxetine)?

Are there any drugs or food that interact badly with strattera (atomoxetine)?

Drug interactions.: Strattera (atomoxetine) contraindications include: monoamine oxidase inhibitors, leflunomide, selgiline, teriflunomide, lomitapide, furazolidone, isocarboxazid, mipomersen, linezolid, procarbazine, tranlcypromine, pimozide, phenelzine; dose adjustments are needed for medications like paroxetine, quinidine, fluoxetine (cyp2d6 inhibitors). ...Read more

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Are there any drugs or foods that interact badly with strattera (atomoxetine)?

Are there any drugs or foods that interact badly with strattera (atomoxetine)?

A few: Mao inhibitors and maprotiline which are antidepressants not commonly used and linezolid, an antibiotic are the only absolute contraindications. However, all medications can interact with each other and it is always important to make each one of your prescribeing physicians aware of any other medications and of any health supplements or herbal products you may be takiing. ...Read more

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Does strattera (atomoxetine) interact badly with different types of food or drugs?

Officially :: Mao-i, cyp2d6 inhibitors, albuterol and similar beta2 agonists, anthypertensives in general, are the main groups of drugs that clearly interact with strattera (atomoxetine). Of course, this lists are never expected to cover all the possibilities in the universe, it s just what there is enough evidence of. Discuss it with your dr, mostly if some particular drug or food is in question. ...Read more

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What can I expect while taking ritalin (methylphenidate)? What dose is best? Does it interact with any other drugs?

What can I expect while taking ritalin (methylphenidate)? What dose is best? Does it interact with any other drugs?

Get appropriate dx: Before taking Ritalin (methylphenidate) or other stimulants you should consult your doctor to determine if it is safe or apppropriate. There are significant drug interactions. ...Read more

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Are there drugs and foods that interact with alfalfa supplements?

Are there drugs and foods that interact with alfalfa supplements?

Coumadin (warfarin) and BCP: Alfalfa contains large amounts of vitamin k which is used to help make clots. Coumadin (warfarin) is used to slow blood clotting. Alfalfa may decrease the effectiveness of coumadin (warfarin). Some birth control pills contain estrogen and taking alfalfa with them might decrease the effectiveness of the birth control pills- use a condom. ...Read more

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Are there any drugs and foods that interact with tylophora supplements?

Are there any drugs and foods that interact with tylophora supplements?

Depressant: Don't take with antidepresants or central nervous stimulants because tylophora has central nervous system depressant effects/
caution is also advised when taking with corticosteroids, because tylophora may antagonize the supression of the pituitary gland. ...Read more

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What drugs interact with tazorac (tazarotene)?

What drugs interact with tazorac (tazarotene)?

Drug interactions.: Check here for a list of the meds that interact with tazorac: http://www. Drugs. Com/drug-interactions/tazarotene-topical, tazorac. Html ...Read more

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How can hoodia interact with prescription drugs?

How can hoodia interact with prescription drugs?

Which drugs?: Patients should not take hoodia without first talking to their doctor if they•have diabetes or are taking a medicine to control blood sugar levels, •have any heart problems or take any heart medicines,
•have a bleeding or blood clotting disorder or are taking a medicine to increase or decrease the clotting of their blood such as aspirin, warfarin (coumadin), or heparin, •have known eating disorders. ...Read more

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What are the drugs those can interact with pegasys (peginterferon alfa 2a)?

What are the drugs those can interact with pegasys (peginterferon alfa 2a)?

Many: There is a long list of drugs that may interact. The main ones are
azathioprine, methadone, stavudine, telbivudine and theophylline. You should take to your doctor to make sure that your curent medicines do not interact with pegasys (peginterferon alfa 2a). ...Read more

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What drugs/tablets interact with the nexplanon implant?

Drug interactions: 190 drugs can interact with nexplanon. See list at: http://www. Drugs. Com/drug-interactions/etonogestrel, nexplanon. Html ...Read more

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Are there any drugs or vitamins that may negatively interact with levothyroxine?

Are there any drugs or vitamins that may negatively interact with levothyroxine?

Yes: Calcium, vitamins and iron should not be taken within 2 hours (before or after) brand name thyroid replacement as they can interfere with it's absorption. Bile salt resins (not used much anymore) can also interfere with thyroid and almost all other meds. ...Read more