14 Feb 2011
You probably should avoid drinking grapefruit juice (and eating grapefruit containing products like marmalade).This is because certain chemicals that grapefruit products contain can interfere with the enzymes that break down (metabolize) Vytorin in your digestive system. As a result, more medication stays in your body. This can increase the potency of your medication to potentially dangerous levels, causing serious side effects.
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... for the purpose of going on a diet.
1 answer • 30 Aug 2009
I have fibromyalgia so take a large amount of codiene but love to drink grapefruit juice?
0 answers • 22 Oct 2014
I read a review from another patient who said to avoid grapefruit juice but my doctor never told me that. I drink a lot of juice.
2 answers • 20 Dec 2014
I have grapefruit juice a few times a week. This is the first time I have had to take any kind of medication, and I want to be safe.
1 answer • 11 Feb 2015