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Are Your Supplements Harmless?

They may be interfering with your prescription meds

  • Yohimbe

    Added to some erectile dysfunction herbal supplements, yohimbe can cause seizures, severe low blood pressure or heart problems. Yohimbe may interact with a variety of medications. — Photo by Reneé Comet

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En español | Even “natural” supplements can interact with prescription medications, especially if you have hypertension, diabetes, kidney disease or liver problems. Consult your doctor about any supplements you take.

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