Thursday, September 22, 2016

Blood pressure and cholesterol medications

Blood pressure and cholesterol medications when mixed with grapefruit juice can make them less effective. You should read the labels, and talk to the doctors,nurses,pharmacists. Some foods high in calcium, like yogurt and milk, have effects on antibiotics.  Antibiotics used to treat a variety of infections are affected and you need to consult with your doctor.  Such medications are but not limited to those to treat ear infections, urinary tract infections, respiratory infections, and certain STD’s  chlamydia and gonorrhea . Just be careful when you are on certain medications for and daily routines that could have an effect on your medications. You need to talk to your doctor or pharmacist this is important.  They will be able to tell you and give you advice on what to do.