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Beverage and Drug Interactions Reminder

I am re-posting this reminder from Can-do-Man:

"A reminder about certain drinks with some Meds. I remember being warned about drinking grapefruit juice while on treatment
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Grapefruit juice negatively interacts with more than 50 medications, including statins. Because the effects of the citrus juice last more than 24 hours, simply taking your meds at a different time won't solve the problem.

Calcium can interfere with the effectiveness of thyroid medication. Wait at least 4 hours after dosage to drink any calcium-rich beverages."

http://health.yahoo.net/articles/nutrition/photos/dangerous-drink-and-drug-interactions#1
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Geez I was drinking a glass of lemon juice almost every day while on treatment.I hope it doesn't affect the chances of SVR.
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