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Taking Niacin With Magnesium
Drug interactions with niacin atenolol vit c magnesium iron Zoloft (sertraline) melatonin and armour ?
Epocrates check: A quick check on my trusty med database program reveals 3 main negative interactions with those meds listed. Two of them are with armour. The armour interacts with both the iron and magnesium making the thyroid med less absorbed, so separate these vitamins from your armour by at least 4 hrs. The other major interaction is atenolol and niacin. Less cholesterol lowering effect and overlowering of bp. ...Read more
Planning to take fish oil supplements along with thiazide and Lipitor (atorvastatin) medication. Also taking multi vitamin gummies. Is this okay?
Taking 2.5mg bisoprolol but also take various supplements worried about interactions garlic, folic acid, selenium, cod liver, Q10, evening primrose, vit e.
Sups. No Evidence: Supplements widely promoted, big business, but exempted from clinical trials, even need for honesty/accuracy on labels; see DSHEA Act 1994 which exempted all food supplements, thus no reliable data about group, much less individual benefits & downsides. Carvedilol has better track record than bisoprolol (both with ACEI) for heart function, mortality rates; yet both can ? lung bronchospasm, COPD. ...Read more
Can you talk Lexapro (escitalopram) 10 mg daily and Arginmax low dose like 3 capsules together agrimax contains ginko biloba L argenine ginsing etc???
If it feels good: its OK. You might want to first sit down and figure out how much this will cost you a month. You might want to consult with someone who specializes in optimal health / complementary medicine to come up with an approach that achieves your therapeutic needs. ( including proper exercise, sleep, balanced nutrition, emotional / educational and spiritual growth.) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: A healthy 20 yo male should not be on any supplements that have not been proven to treat or prevent anything, in this stage and age we try to practice evidence based medicine and none of the supplements mentioned have been proven to provide any benefit. You need a healthy lifestyle, balanced diet, any multivitamin (maybe) and plenty of exercise. There are no shortcuts (unfortunately). ...Read more
Is it safe to take vitamin C supplements of 250mg with Propranolol, Levothyroxine and Miralax (polyethylene glycol)?
Vit C: Vit C should be no problem in that dose ...Read more
Magnesium level is 1.6. Take Zoloft losartan betapace and nexium (esomeprazole).No kidney issues. Dr prescribed 400mg magnesium oxide. Interactions with meds?
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
Currently take metformin 2,000mg daily. Can I take ubiquitous CoQ10, alpha lipoic acid, GTF chromium & glycinate magnesium supplements with metformin?
Supplements: 27F of unknown medical Hx other than metformin. Wants to know if can take several supplements. ANS. If u need to waste money on unproven supplements that may contain dangerous additives (the are no standards for supplements) then you might consider it. I never recommend them. I would focus on diet & exercise so you don't meet to take metformin either. Get your BMI < 25 & you likely won't need it. ...Read more
Doc prescribed Carafate for my gastritis. I'm taking propranolol, synthroid, omeprazole, amitiza, (lubiprostone) fish oil, multi vitamin daily. Any interactions?
Yes, but also...: Yes, but if if you are on prevastatin it is essential to take coq10 (100 mg of a well-absorbed form) only take natural e with mixed tocopherols- do not take the dangerous syntheric dl-alpha tocopherol. See http://www.Cbn.Com/cbnnews/healthscience/2012/october/cholesterol-myth-what-really-causes-heart-disease/ & http://www.Spacedoc.Com/stephen_sinatra_3 & my comment:. ...Read more
250mg magnesium 500mg slow niacin with nicotinic acid and potassium gluconate.Healthy male 35 yes. Take these, or no?
Wallet drain: If healthy and normal diet, no reason to take supplemental potassium or niacin, both of which can have bad side effects. As most people tend to run low on magnesium, and it has a weak muscle relaxer & cathartic effect, you could take the magnesium, but it isn't essential either. Save you cash for good quality food. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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