No - grapefruit can affect the rate at which the statin drugs are processed by the liver. That can be dangerous, because slower breakdown of the drug means you’ll have more of the drug in your bloodstream. This can cause certain side effects and affect how well the drug works.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Updated 6 May 2010 • 1 answer
Updated 21 Apr 2011 • 1 answer
Updated 28 Jan 2015 • 2 answers
Updated 8 Feb 2016 • 1 answer
Updated 12 Aug 2018 • 1 answer