posted on Jun, 18 2014 @ 11:29 AM
So I was reading threw a back issue of Men's Health
while waiting for a
doctors appointment and was surprised to read.
The grub on your plate could render your meds ineffective—or worse
Okay so we all know not to take Dairy products and antibiotics... it says so right on the label .
But I never would have guessed that Erectile Dysfunction Drugs and Grapefruit could really, really hurt you!
Turns out Grapefruit makes those drugs more potent and at first that sounds like a good thing until it says
This may seem like a boon to some men, but it could trigger headaches symptomatic of fatal or near fatal conditions, flushing, or low blood
Limes and cough medicine can give you hallucinations!
Eating Smoked meats while taking some types antidepressants can cause life-threatening spikes in blood pressure--- Who knew?
I was stunned to see Apple juice and allergy meds. Actually it says if you drink Apple, orange or grapefruit juice Allegra will not work at all.
Something they didn't cover in the article is that Digoxin (Digitalis, Digitek, Lanoxin) . a heart med---can be greatly effected by the herbs you
Herb use can also affect digoxin. For example, ginseng can elevate blood levels of digoxin by as much as 75%, while St. John’s Wort decreases
blood levels of this drug by 25%.
Lastly they talked about Chocolate and Ritalin. We all know Ritalin has become the drug of choice to treat hyper kids, but I had no idea if you add
chocolate on top of,
Combining all these stimulants in humans can potentially lead to erratic behavior and seizures
that's like D-Yam man ---has anyone ever told those kids parents about that?
Here again is the link to the article
go check it out
18-6-2014 by HardCorps because: (no reason given)