Feature

January 1999 Issue

Ginseng And Cardiac Drugs Don't Mix: Herb Interactions You Should Know Of

It's common knowledge that some medications interact with others, possibly with dire consequences. And many drugs do not mix well with alcohol, not to mention foods. But now, with sales of botanical products skyrocketing, caution is in order when mixing herbs with frequently prescribed medications. Foods can interact with medications in numerous ways. The mere presence of food in the stomach can inhibit absorption of a drug, resulting in a delay or reduction

To continue reading this entire article you must be a paid subscriber.

Subscribe to Environmental Nutrition

Get the next year of Environmental Nutrition for just $20. And access all of our online content - how to fight heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, osteoporosis, Alzheimer's, and dozens of other diseases - free of charge.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.

Subscriber Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.