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Doctor insights on: Grapefruit Interactions With Vitamins

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Do the grapefruit diet make you constipated and is there a vitamin I can take to help with constipation while on the diet?

Do the grapefruit diet make you constipated and is there a vitamin I can take to help with constipation while on the diet?

Can if you: Are not drinking enough fluids meaning at least 80-100 ounces caffeine free/alcohol free fluid daily. Also grapefruit has a chemical that interferes with many different meds affecting their potency. If you are on any meds check to make sure their absorption is not affected by grapefruit ingestion. ...Read more

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Can I take vitamins with water and still drink 100% unsweetened grapefruit juice in the course of the day?

Can I take vitamins with water and still drink 100% unsweetened grapefruit juice in the course of the day?

Of course: Grapefruit and its juice reacts with many prescription medication, but not vitamins. Take care. ...Read more

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I am trying to heal my diverticulitis flareups naturally is it ok to take ginger root, vitamin d, grapefruit extract, apple vinegar through out the day?

I am trying to heal my diverticulitis flareups naturally is it ok to take ginger root, vitamin d, grapefruit extract, apple vinegar through out the day?

Abdominal Pain: If you have abdominal pain in the setting of known diverticular disease and or fever or chills present immediately for an exam by MD. Do not try to heal yourself with herbs because you are safest with a proper examination. ...Read more

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Does grapefruit juice affect codeine, salsalate, vitamin d or klonopin?

Does grapefruit juice affect codeine, salsalate, vitamin d or klonopin?

Not much: Grapefruit juice is a strong inhibitor of an enzyme which is important for the metabolism of many drugs. The ones you mention are not significantly effected by this enzyme. ...Read more

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Could grapefruit juice have a bad effect for hydrocodone, ranadine, salsalate, vitamin d or klonopin?

Could grapefruit juice have a bad effect for hydrocodone, ranadine, salsalate, vitamin d or klonopin?

Hydrocodone &: Klonopin can interact. However, found no interactions between grapefruit juice and hydrocodone, Ranitidine, salsalate, vitamin D or Klonopin using a drug interaction checker. ...Read more

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Not pregnant, on prenatal vitamin. Normal period, but, ate 1 grapefruit before bed. Next morning heavy bleeding/clots on day 4 of period. Of concern?

Not pregnant, on prenatal vitamin. Normal period, but, ate 1 grapefruit before bed. Next morning heavy bleeding/clots on day 4 of period. Of concern?

No: Menstrual bleeding can be heavy at any time during the period. It is likely unrelated to eating the grapefruit. If the heavy bleeding lasts more than a few days or if you feel light headed or dizzy see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Vitamin drug interactions?

Vitamin drug interactions?

Vitamin drug: There are many interactions between supplements and medications. There are many interactions that medications have blocking the absorption or efficacy of vitamins and supplements too. Refer to an online source to look for potential interactions. ...Read more

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What vitamin could have a bad interaction with antabuse (disulfiram)?

What vitamin could have a bad interaction with antabuse (disulfiram)?

None: No vitamins are known to have any interactions with antabuse (disulfiram). Indeed, I feel it is wise for alcoholics to take b vitamins. Esp. High doses of vitamin b3, and many will also benefit from vit c, zinc. Magnesium, chromium etc.- see http://www. The-alcoholism-guide. Org/orthomolecular-alcoholism-treatment. Html
however, one should avoid any herbs in tincture form! ...Read more

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Is there an interaction between bupropion and vitamin d?

Is there an interaction between bupropion and vitamin d?

Vit D and Wellbutrin (bupropion): Yes, please refer to the table below as well as the article.
Interaction number of reports
1 arthralgia 30
2 dyspnoea 26
3 oedema peripheral 17
4 chest pain 16
5 dizziness 13
6 nausea 13
7 fall 12
8 pain 9
9 confusional state 9
10 drug ineffective www. Ehealthme. Com/drug-interactions/vitamin-d-and-wellbutrin (bupropion)
drug interactions of vitamin d and wellbutrin (bupropion) reported to fda. ...Read more

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What is the drug interaction between etoposide and vitamins?

What is the drug interaction between etoposide and vitamins?

There really is: Limited defined interactions between etoposide and vitamins. There is a hypothetical concern about antioxidants like Co Q10, vitamins A, C and E and selenium preventing cell damage and thus making certain anticancer agents less effective but there is limited formal data in this regards. If you take supplements with anticancer meds review this with your doc and avoid "mega" doses. ...Read more

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Should my wife and I consult our Doctor before taking glucosimine 1500mg? Do vitamins have any interactions with medications? Which ones?

Should my wife and I consult our Doctor before taking glucosimine 1500mg? Do vitamins have any interactions with medications? Which ones?

No, but research does: Not show it helps with arthritic pain. Though I had pain in my R hip verified on x-rays, & took it 4 about 3mos & have had no trouble since. Go figure. Worth a shot. No contradiction that I know of. ...Read more

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What's the latest research on the interaction/detrimental effects of vitamin a (eg from raw carrots) on vitamin D3 (from sunlight) effectiveness?

Militant fringe: This is at present a fringe idea, primarily the work of a handful of pro-vitamin-d, anti-vitamin-a militants on anti-doctor websites; the centerpiece is a 2009 number-crunch journal article on vitamin d levels and colon cancer with a tiny sidebar on vitamin a. I hesitate to draw cause-and-effect conclusions from studies based only on statistics without an obvious mechanism. ...Read more

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What are the interactions of celexa (citalopram) and vitamin b complex?

What are the interactions of celexa (citalopram) and vitamin b complex?

No interactions: No interactions that I know of, but b comolex is always a good idea in the context of a patient with depression, anxiety or stress! ...Read more

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I'm in toprol (metoprolol) xr, synthroid, vitamin d and miralax daily. Are their any interactions between these?

I'm in toprol (metoprolol) xr, synthroid, vitamin d and miralax daily. Are their any interactions between these?

Not realy: Orthostatic hypotension, limb discomfort, dysarthria.
In about 3 people from a group of 80 patients study especially female above the age of 50 years old. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can I take glutamine with soma, klonopin, (clonazepam) or magnesium? Any vitamin interactions? Can I take Soma with b12, magnesium? Any vitam/mineral interactions?

Can I take glutamine with soma, klonopin, (clonazepam) or magnesium? Any vitamin interactions? Can I take Soma with b12, magnesium? Any vitam/mineral interactions?

Ask your pharmacist: I am unaware of any immediate interactions amongst the medications you listed but to know for sure, it is best to ask your pharmacist as they can check for interactions with all of your medications. ...Read more