Grapefruit Juice and Medicine May Not Mix

Courtesty of Shelley Swenson
Family and Consumer Sciences Agent

Grapefruit juice can be part of a healthful diet—most of the time. It has vitamin C and potassium—substances your body needs to work properly. But it isn’t good for you when it affects the way your medicines work. Grapefruit juice and fresh grapefruit can interfere with the action of some prescription drugs. More… Grapefruit Juice and Medicine


Posted: March 15, 2012

Category: Health & Nutrition, Work & Life
Tags: Diet, Drug Interaction, Extension, Families & Consumers, Family & Consumer Sciences, Medicines, Wakulla Extension

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