Do I need to avoid grapefruit if I am taking diltiazem?
It belongs to the drug classes calcium channel blocking agents, group IV antiarrhythmics.
Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may interact with diltiazem and lead to potentially dangerous effects. Discuss the use of grapefruit products with your doctor.
Click on the links:
- Diltiazem Information for Consumers
- Diltiazem Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Diltiazem (detailed)
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