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Can I take echinacea on immunosuppressant?

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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Probably not

Echinacea is itself a mild immunosuppressant so it is not a good idea to combine it with prescribed immunosupressants.
You should discuss this question with the physician who prescribed these immunosuppressive medications.

In brief: Probably not

Echinacea is itself a mild immunosuppressant so it is not a good idea to combine it with prescribed immunosupressants.
You should discuss this question with the physician who prescribed these immunosuppressive medications.
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