CHECKLIST WHEN CONSIDERING HERB DRUG INTERACTIONS
• Read ingredients, directions, warning and precautions printed on supplements and medications. If you do not understand something or need more information, ask your healthcare practitioner. • Avoid taking vitamin supplements with medications as they can interact with certain drugs. • Take supplements and medications
with a full glass of water. • Never take vitamin supplements and
medications with alcohol. • Ensure to inform your health care practitioner of any supplement and medication you are currently taking. • Check with the pharmacist on how food can affect specific medications taken with food.