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Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Vitamin C (ascorbic acid):

Moderate

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility

ascorbic acid (vitamin C) - sodium

Ascorbic acid preparations contain sodium. The sodium content should be considered when used in patients with sodium restricted diets and conditions require sodium restriction, such as congestive heart failure, hypertension, and fluid retention.

References

  1. "Product Information. Cemill (ascorbic acid)." Abbott Pharmaceutical, Abbott Park, IL.

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) drug interactions

There are 27 drug interactions with Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) disease interactions

There are 4 disease interactions with Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) which include:

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.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.