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Ginseng Drug Interactions

Currently displaying 125 drugs known to have a moderate interaction with ginseng.

See also: The most common drugs checked in combination with this medicine.

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Medications known to interact with ginseng

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    • nateglinide (Starlix)
    • nifedipine (Procardia, Adalat, Nifedical XL, Procardia XL, Nifediac CC, Adalat CC, Afeditab CR)
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    • urokinase (Kinlytic, Abbokinase, Abbokinase Open-Cath)
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    Drug Interaction Classification

    These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
    Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
    Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
    Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
    Unknown No interaction information available.

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