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Why can't you take anti-depressants with heart medications, such as cardizem la?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
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In brief: Drug Interactions

Some antidepressants, like prozac, (fluoxetine) etc, interfere with the metabolism of Cardizem and other calcium-channel blockers.
So, any side effects could worsen because more drug is staying in you longer.

In brief: Drug Interactions

Some antidepressants, like prozac, (fluoxetine) etc, interfere with the metabolism of Cardizem and other calcium-channel blockers.
So, any side effects could worsen because more drug is staying in you longer.
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