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Can i take multi-vitamin and fish oil pill together?

Can i take multi-vitamin and fish oil pill together?

Sure.: Typically there should be no interaction between the two. Fatty acids may even help with the absorption of certain components of the multivitamin. ...Read more

Fish Oil (Definition)

Fish oils contain two active omega-3 fatty acids, dha and epa. Most fish oil products contain both dha and epa, but supplements enriched in dha or epa are available. Omega-3 fatty acids have been shown to significantly reduce sudden cardiac death. Some studies also indicate the potential for benefits in dementia and risk of heart attack. The omega-3 content of cold water ...Read more


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Can you take krill oil while taking plavix (clopidogrel) and 81mg asprin?

Can you take krill oil while taking plavix (clopidogrel) and 81mg asprin?

See below: One of the side of krill oil is that it can cause slow clotting of blood so pls use with caution with Aspirin and Plavix (clopidogrel) as these medications can cause bleeding as well. Consultwith your doctor before starting any supplements. ...Read more

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Can I take krill oil and cod liver oil together safely?

Can I take krill oil and cod liver oil together safely?

Yes: Both krill and cod liver oil are excellent sources of essential fatty acids EPA and DHA. Cod Liver Oil also contains Vitamins A and D. Krill oil may be more readily absorbed and is an excellent source of astaxanthin. It is safe to take these together. One would have to take very large amounts for either or both to be hazardous. See http://draxe.com/cod-liver-oil/ for more info. ...Read more

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Can i take fish oil supplements while on prinivil (lisinopril) and aspirin?

Can i take fish oil supplements while on prinivil (lisinopril) and aspirin?

Yes, with care: Using fish oil along with Prinivil (lisinopril) and Aspirin is usually safe. But please tell your doctor you're taking it. Omega-3 supplements can make your platelets less sticky, which is a good thing in many ways. However, in some people fish oil's effects along with other medicines being used can lead to decreased clotting -- or more bruising. That's why i suggest care, until you see how it affects you. ...Read more

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Can i take omega 3 alaskan fish oil while taking warfarin (coumadin)?

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Can i take omega 3 alaskan fish oil while taking warfarin (coumadin)?

Maybe: There are some reported cases of patients who take Coumadin (warfarin) and fish oil who then have an elevated inr, the level which is checked when you're on Coumadin (warfarin) to ensure that it's working and your doses are correct. The interaction is unclear to pharmacologists, so my advice would be to take both and follow your inr carefully. You'd do that regardless of fish oil anyway! ...Read more

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Could be harmful to take fish oil and pumpkin seed oil capsules together?

Could be harmful to take fish oil and pumpkin seed oil capsules together?

Not at all: This is totally safe, a bit like having pumpkin pie after eating fish. While both fish oil and pumpkin seed oil are good sources of omega 3 fatty acids, pumpkin seed oil contains omega 6 and other fatty acids not found in fish oil, so taking them together would give you a better balance of fatty acids. ...Read more

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Can i use fish oil and iron supplement together?

Can i use fish oil and iron supplement together?

You can: But fish oil is a waste of money. Do not take iron unless you have heavy menstrual bleeding or other reason to think you are iron- deficient. A blood test can determine if you are iron-deficient, which is not exactly the same as anemic. See www.askdrhawkeye. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take fish oil and lisinopril together?

Is it safe to take fish oil and lisinopril together?

Fish oil-lisinopril: Yes. The manufacturer has not reported any problem with using while taking fish oil. However it is better not to take both at the exact same time as fish oil might slow down the absorption of the lisinopril. ...Read more

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Can i take fish oil and whey protein shake together .Can i take fish oil with milk?

Can i take fish oil and whey protein shake together .Can i take fish oil with milk?

You can take whey: Protein together as long as you are comfortable swallowing it. Liquid fish oil w/lemon works well. Fish oil w/milk does not sound good and may not go down easily. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can you take Triphala and Plavix (clopidogrel) together?

Not sure: Triphala churna is an Ayurvedic medicine that is reported to remove toxins from the GI tract & cleanse the liver, gallbladder& kidneys. I could not find any information about mixing this with plavix (clopidogrel). A naturopathic healer might be able to investigate this further. ...Read more

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Can taking fish oil make you constipated?

Can taking fish oil make you constipated?

Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil. ...Read more

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Can you take evening primrose oil and cod liver oil together?

Can you take evening primrose oil and cod liver oil together?

Probably: Because they are likely absorbed similarly, i can fathom no reason why they cannot be taken at the same time. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take fish oil and krill oil together?

Is it safe to take fish oil and krill oil together?

Yes.: Just take the recommended amounts stated in the bottles. If you get upset stomach, flatulence, increased belching or other GI problems you may have to decrease amounts or discontinue one of the supplements. ...Read more

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Warfarin (Definition)

Warfarin is a medication used to thin the blood and to prevent or treat people with blood clots. It requires frequent blood ...Read more


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Coumadin (Definition)

Coumadin is an anticholinergic agent which is a kind of anti-Parkinson's drug ...Read more