CHECK­LIST WHEN CON­SID­ER­ING HERB DRUG IN­TER­AC­TIONS

Living Now - - Health & Heal­ing -

• 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.

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