September 3, 2014
Health Tip: Drugs and Foods Can Interact
And some people are at greater risk of problems
(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 diabetes.
- Being a young child.
- Eating a poor diet.