Health Tip: Drugs and Foods Can Interact09/04/14
(HealthDay News) -- Some foods can interact with medications,
causing harmful side effects.
The American Academy of Family Physicians says these factors may
raise your risk of a food/drug interaction:
- Being a pregnant woman.
- Being an older adult.
- Having a chronic disease, such as heart disease or
- Being a young child.
- Eating a poor diet.
Copyright © 2014
. All rights reserved.
Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.