Drugs with Higher Risk of Interaction

BRAND NAME GENERIC NAME TYPE OF DRUGS EFFECT OF INTERACTION COMMENT
AcipHex Rabeprazole acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Amphotericin Amphotericin antifungal may reduce elimination of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Aspirin Aspirin antiplatelet this effect may change with herbs monitor Aspirin effectiveness closely
Axid Nizatidine acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Carafate Sucralfate anti-ulcer may interfere with absorption of herbs separate taking herbs and drugs by two hours
Cholestid Colestipol antihyperlipidemic may interfere with absorption of herbs separate taking herbs and drugs by two hours
Coumadin Warfarin anticoagulant this effect may change with herbs monitor Coumadin effectiveness closely
Dexilant Dexlansoprazole acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Diflucan Fluconazole antifungal may slow the metabolism of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Dilantin Phenytoin anticonvulsant may increase the metabolism of herbs increase dose of herbs if necessary
E-Mycin Erythromycin antibiotic may slow the metabolism of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
EES Erythromycin antibiotic may slow the metabolism of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Eryc Erythromycin antibiotic may slow the metabolism of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Ethanol Alcohol alcohol may slow the metabolism of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Haldol Haloperidol antipsychotic may interfere with absorption of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Lovenox Enoxaparin anticoagulant this effect may change with herbs monitor Lovenox effectiveness closely
Maalax Antacid antacid may interfere with absorption of herbs separate taking herbs and drugs by two hours
Methotrexate Methotrexate antineoplastic may reduce elimination of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Mylanta Antacid antacid may interfere with absorption of herbs separate taking herbs and drugs by two hours
Nexium Esomeprazole acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Nizoral Ketoconazole antifungal may slow the metabolism of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Pepcid Famotidine acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Persantine Dipyridamole antiplatelet this effect may change with herbs monitor Persantine effectiveness closely
Phenobarbital Phenobarbital anticonvulsant may increase the metabolism of herbs increase dose of herbs if necessary
Plavix Clopidogrel antiplatelet this effect may change with herbs monitor Plavix effectiveness closely
Prevacid Lansoprazole acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Prilosec Omeprazole acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Protonix Pantoprazole GI stimulant may interfere with absorption of herbs increase dose of herbs if necessary
Questran Cholestyramine antihyperlipidemic may decrease absorption of herbs separate taking herbs and drugs by two hours
Reglan Metoclopramide GI stimulant may interfere with absorption of herbs increase dose of herbs if necessary
Rifadin Rifampin antibiotic may increase the metabolism of herbs increase dose of herbs if necessary
Sporonox Itraconazole antifungal may slow the metabolism of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Tagamet Cimetidine acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Tagamet Cimetidine acid-reducer may slow the metabolism of herbs decrease dose of herbs if necessary
Tegretol Carbamazepine anticonvulsant may increase the metabolism of herbs increase dose of herbs if necessary
Tums Antacid antacid may interfere with absorption of herbs separate taking herbs and drugs by two hours
Vytorin Ezetimibe/ Simvastatin antihyperlipidemic may decrease absorption of herbs separate taking herbs and drugs by two hours
Zantac Ranitidine acid-reducer may interfere with absorption of herbs adjust herb doses accordingly
Zetia Ezetimibe antihyperlipidemic may decrease absorption of herbs separate taking herbs and drugs by two hours