Biochem Biophys Res Comm 2004;318:1072–8. View abstract. (check all that apply), What factors are most important to you? Food Addit Contam 1995;12:347-50. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2000;56:489-93. Some medications changed by the liver include lovastatin (Mevacor), ketoconazole (Nizoral), itraconazole (Sporanox), fexofenadine (Allegra), triazolam (Halcion), and many others. Br J Clin Pharmacol 2003;57:448-55. View abstract. A., Roosemalen, M. C., Schoemaker, H. C., Uchida, E., Edgar, B., Lundahl, J., Cohen, A. F., and Breimer, D. D. Grapefruit juice and cimetidine inhibit stereoselective metabolism of nitrendipine in humans. A 2006 study in the "Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry" found that grapefruit can help lower blood triglyceride levels, especially in patients suffering from coronary artery disease. Dresser GK, Kim RB, Bailey DG. (2), Grapefruit is a typical breakfast food; the fruit is cut in half and the pulp is eaten with a spoon. Grapefruit juice seems to decrease how quickly the body breaks down carvedilol (Coreg). Too much grapefruit can also cause gastrointestinal reactions, such as diarrhea. While eating grapefruit alone won’t help you burn more fat, research does show that including grapefruit in your diet can help you shed excess pounds. Sigusch, H., Hippius, M., Henschel, L., Kaufmann, K., and Hoffmann, A. Warfarin (Coumadin) is used to slow blood clotting. View abstract. Suggested Read:- 7 Major Side Effects of Consuming Too Many Jujubes (10) Side Effects of Eating Too Much Fiber. Saquinavir (Fortovase, Invirase) interacts with GRAPEFRUIT. The effect of grapefruit juice on the pharmacokinetics of orally administered verapamil. View abstract. Product information for Cordarone. 2017 Mar;57(3):305-11. Some medications are changed and broken down by the liver. Effects of repeated ingestion of grapefruit juice on the single and multiple oral-dose pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of alprazolam. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1993;53(6):637-642. This survey is being conducted by the WebMD marketing sciences department. Drinking grapefruit juice while taking some medications that are broken down by the liver can increase the effects and side effects of some medications. Spraying chicken skin with selected chemicals to reduce attached Salmonella typhimurium. View abstract. Pregnant and breast-feeding women need even more than nonpregnant women, but not more than 90 mg. Nieminen TH, Hagelberg NM, Saari TI, Neuvonen M, Neuvonen PJ, Laine K, Olkkola KT. Losartan (Cozaar) interacts with GRAPEFRUIT. Pure Encapsulations Grapefruit Seed Extract, $29.60. Beverage use and risk of kidney stones in women. Misaka S, Miyazaki N, Yatabe MS, Ono T, Shikama Y, Fukushima T, Kimura J. Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic interaction of nadolol with itraconazole, rifampicin and grapefruit juice in healthy volunteers. View abstract. 6. Grapefruit juice and its constituents augment colchicine intestinal absorption: potential hazardous interaction and the role of p-glycoprotein. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2002;72(5):514-523. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2004;76(6):607-617. It may also interact with over-the-counter medications, such as certain antihistamines. View abstract. Sedative medications (Benzodiazepines) interacts with GRAPEFRUIT. View abstract. Grapefruit oil can be lethal if consumed internally. Grapefruit juice might increase how much buspirone (BuSpar) the body absorbs. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1998;64:286-8. View abstract. Grapefruit seed extract benefits many problems. Toxicol Lett. (8), Select fully ripe grapefruit that’s free of bruises and cuts. View abstract. View abstract. Dramatic inhibition of amiodarone metabolism induced by grapefruit juice. Bailey DG, Dresser GK, Munoz C, et al. View abstract. Eur J Drug Metab Pharmacokinet 1998;23:55-9. Damkier P, Hansen LL, Brosen K. Effect of diclofenac, disulfiram, itraconazole, grapefruit juice and erythromycin on the pharmacokinetics of quinidine. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2000;68:384-90. With this loaded nutrients, eating this fruit every day will make you healthier than ever. A: Overall, grapefruit has a somewhat bitter taste. Pharmazie. View abstract. 2000;159(12):895-7. View abstract. Should You Use Essential Oils for Diabetes Treatment? Fujioka, K., Greenway, F., Sheard, J., and Ying, Y. View abstract. Br J Clin Pharmacol 2004;58(1):56-60. Ferdman, R. M., Ong, P. Y., and Church, J. Grapefruit juice-simvastatin interaction: effect on serum concentrations of simvastatin, simvastatin acid, and HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. 2007;6:33. Flavanones in grapefruit, lemons, and limes: A compilation and review of the data from the analytical literature. Tapaninen T, Neuvonen PJ, Niemi M. Grapefruit juice greatly reduces the plasma concentrations of the OATP2B1 and CYP3A4 substrate aliskiren. Lipolytic effect of a polyphenolic citrus dry extract of red orange, grapefruit, orange (SINETROL) in human body fat adipocytes. Drinking grapefruit juice while taking praziquantel (Biltricide) might increase the effects and side effects of praziquantel (Biltricide). Pilot Study Finds Triglyceride Lowering Drug Vascepa May Improve COVID-19 Symptoms, Fathers’ Chronic Health Conditions Linked to Pregnancy Loss Risk, Tippi Coronavirus: Tips for Living With COVID-19. View abstract. Peterson JJ, Beecher GR, Bhagwat SA, et al. View abstract. Coreg monograph. (2), Grapefruit was popularized as a diet food in the 1970s. Also, essential oils are stronger and more processed than extracts. Greenblatt DJ. Sedative medications can cause sleepiness and drowsiness. The body breaks down dextromethorphan (Robitussin DM, others) to get rid of it. Grapefruit juice might decrease how quickly the liver breaks down some medications. 2006;97(6):759-760. The body breaks down quinidine to get rid of it. Grapefruit may benefit your immune system, as it contains several vitamins and minerals known for their role in preventing infection. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 1998;54:337-40. Obesity. Some medications for high blood pressure include nifedipine (Adalat, Procardia), verapamil (Calan, Isoptin, Verelan), diltiazem (Cardizem), isradipine (DynaCirc), felodipine (Plendil), amlodipine (Norvasc), and others. View abstract. Terfenadine (Seldane) interacts with GRAPEFRUIT. Medications changed by the liver (Cytochrome P450 3A4 (CYP3A4) substrates) interacts with GRAPEFRUIT. Grapefruit juice substantially increases plasma concentrations of buspirone. Some medications that are changed by the liver include diclofenac (Cataflam, Voltaren), ibuprofen (Motrin), meloxicam (Mobic), and piroxicam (Feldene); celecoxib (Celebrex); amitriptyline (Elavil); warfarin (Coumadin); glipizide (Glucotrol); losartan (Cozaar); and others. A: This all depends on the exact type of medication you take. Nutr.J. 6',7'-Dihydroxybergamottin in grapefruit juice and Seville orange juice: effects on cyclosporine disposition, enterocyte CYP3A4, and P-glycoprotein. View abstract. Garg SK, Kumar N, Bhargava VK, Prabhakar SK. Drinking grapefruit juice while taking buspirone (BuSpar) might increase the effects and side effects of buspirone (BuSpar). View abstract. Fuhr U. Grapefruit juice enhances the exposure to oral oxycodone. Rashid, T. J., Martin, U., Clarke, H., Waller, D. G., Renwick, A. G., and George, C. F. Factors affecting the absolute bioavailability of nifedipine. Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialities (CPS). View abstract. The body breaks down scopolamine to get rid of it. A: Grapefruit is added to many over-the-counter beauty products as both an antioxidant-rich extract and for its citrusy scent. Grapefruit seed extract benefits can be experienced when it’s taken by mouth for bacterial, viral and fungal infections, including yeast infections. Some medications that are changed by the liver include omeprazole (Prilosec), lansoprazole (Prevacid), and pantoprazole (Protonix); diazepam (Valium); carisoprodol (Soma); nelfinavir (Viracept); and others. Restorative.Dent. Like other citrus fruits, such as oranges and tangerines, grapefruit is appreciated as an excellent source of vitamin C. This water-soluble nutrient is important for: (4), In considering these basic body functions, the National Institutes of Health recommends that most adults get between 75 and 90 mg of vitamin C per day. and grapefruit juice. View abstract. Penzak SR, Gubbins PO, Gurley BJ, et al. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. Grapefruit juice might decrease how quickly the body breaks down some medications used for lowering cholesterol. Sullivan DM, Ford MA, Boyden TW. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1999;66:358-66. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1998;64:655-60. Seidegård J, Randvall G, Nyberg L, Borgå O. View abstract. 2012 Jul;52(7):1078-89. Soons, P. A., Vogels, B. Grapefruit juice and clomipramine: shifting metabolitic ratios. View abstract. View abstract. J Clin Pharmacol 2002;42:1165-70. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 1999;55:405-10. Glaeser, H., Bailey, D. G., Dresser, G. K., Gregor, J. C., Schwarz, U. I., McGrath, J. S., Jolicoeur, E., Lee, W., Leake, B. F., Tirona, R. G., and Kim, R. B. Intestinal drug transporter expression and the impact of grapefruit juice in humans. Lee YS, Lorenzo BJ, Koufis T, et al. Disposition of intravenous and oral cyclosporine after administration with grapefruit juice. Maturitas 1994;20:155-63. How to Cut Grapefruit Properly ! View abstract. Circulation 2005;835:835-8. Pharmacol Res. 2018;74(1):61-67. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1996;60(1):34-40. This article provides some information about the extract, its uses and side effects. Jetter A, Kinzig-Schippers M, Walchner-Bonjean M, et al. J Clin Pharm Ther. Unger M, Frank A. © 1996-2020 Everyday Health, Inc. Takanaga H, Ohnishi A, Murakami H, et al. 1991;7(2):43-44. 3. Clin Cardiol 1988;11:589-94. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 1997;52(4):311-315. View abstract. Lundahl, J., Regardh, C. G., Edgar, B., and Johnsson, G. Effects of grapefruit juice ingestion--pharmacokinetics and haemodynamics of intravenously and orally administered felodipine in healthy men. View abstract. View abstract. View abstract. Before taking grapefruit, talk to your healthcare provider if you are taking any medications that are changed by the liver. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2000;67:107 (abstract PI-71). View abstract. Grapefruit can increase the side effects of some statin cholesterol medications, causing muscle damage. Grapefruit juice (GFJ) inhibits hepatic and intestinal CYP3A4 dose-dependently. Troisi RJ, Willett WC, Weiss ST, et al. Cerda, J. J., Normann, S. J., Sullivan, M. P., Burgin, C. W., Robbins, F. L., Vathada, S., and Leelachaikul, P. Inhibition of atherosclerosis by dietary pectin in microswine with sustained hypercholesterolemia. Pharmazie 1994;49(7):522-524. (2) But research backing these claims is somewhat limited. Yasui N, Kondo T, Furukori H, et al. Agri Res Svc: Dr. Duke's phytochemical and ethnobotanical databases. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1998;65:(abstract PI-60). Aspects of the antimicrobial efficacy of grapefruit seed extract and its relation to preservative substances contained. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 2004;18:2273-81. Phytomedicine. Pharmacotherapy 2003;23:979-87. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2000;67:690. Ionescu G, Kiehl F, Wichmann-Kunz F, et al. Drinking grapefruit juice while taking losartan (Cozaar) might decrease the effectiveness of losartan. Hashimoto, K., Shirafuji, T., Sekino, H., Matsuoka, O., Sekino, H., Onnagawa, O., Okamoto, T., Kudo, S., and Azuma, J. Interaction of citrus juices with pranidipine, a new 1,4-dihydropyridine calcium antagonist, in healthy subjects. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2000;150:185-90. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2003;58(10):663-668. Eczema (atopic dermatitis). View abstract. Influence of grapefruit juice on the pharmacokinetics of a slow release nifedipine formulation. Pomegranate juice does not impair clearance of oral or intravenous midazolam, a probe for cytochrome P450-3A activity: comparison with grapefruit juice. A: Much of the difference between grapefruit essential oil and grapefruit extract starts with the way they're processed. Essential oils go through a more rigorous processing than grapefruit extract, in which they’re converted to therapeutic strength. J Clin Pharmacol 2001;41(3):317-323. Oral citrus seed extract in atopic eczema: in vitro and in vivo studies on intestinal microflora. Takanaga H, Ohnishi A, Matsuo H, et al. Davinci Labs Grapefruit Seed Extract, $27.30. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2007;81(3):362-370. Eating one grapefruit per day appears to reduce total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein (LDL or "bad") cholesterol, and triglyceride levels in people with high triglyceride levels. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. Grapefruit juice and its flavonoids inhibit 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase. Soldner A, Christians U, Susanto M, et al. View abstract. Title 21. Rogers JD, Zhao J, Liu L, et al. Rashid, J., McKinstry, C., Renwick, A. G., Dirnhuber, M., Waller, D. G., and George, C. F. Quercetin, an in vitro inhibitor of CYP3A, does not contribute to the interaction between nifedipine and grapefruit juice. Desta, Z., Kivisto, K. T., Lilja, J. J., Backman, J. T., Soukhova, N., Neuvonen, P. J., and Flockhart, D. A. Stereoselective pharmacokinetics of cisapride in healthy volunteers and the effect of repeated administration of grapefruit juice. Br J Clin Pharmacol 2006;62(4):485-491. Grapefruit juice can increase the plasma concentration of methylprednisolone. Since vitamin C is water soluble, any excess amount that your body doesn’t need is removed via urine, which may be possible after eating one grapefruit. View abstract. Grapefruit Juice and Some Drugs Don’t Mix. Pharmacogenetics 1997;7:391-6. Bailey DG, Spence JD, Munoz C, Arnold JM. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2000;68(5):468-477. (6) Such findings show the potential healing properties of grapefruit and how this fruit can complement a healthy diet. Grapefruit juice enhances the bioavailability of the HIV protease inhibitor saquinavir in man. Grapefruit juice-lovastatin interaction. Grapefruit juice might decrease how quickly the liver breaks down some medications. While it doesn’t make birth control less effective, it can interact with the medication and increase your risk of side effects, such as nausea and breast tenderness. Libersa, C. C., Brique, S. A., Motte, K. B., Caron, J. F., Guedon-Moreau, L. M., Humbert, L., Vincent, A., Devos, P., and Lhermitte, M. A. Drinking grapefruit juice while taking cisapride (Propulsid) might increase the effects and side effects of cisapride (Propulsid). Effect of grapefruit juice on the pharmacokinetics of theophylline in healthy male volunteers. J Addict Med 2019;[Epub ahead of print]. A case report. The body breaks down praziquantel (Biltricide) to get rid of it. The latest news on grapefruit might make you think twice about eating them. View abstract. Specific CYP3A4 inhibitors in grapefruit juice: furocoumarin dimers as components of drug interaction. It also fights infections and promotes overall health (x). View abstract. Works as a General Antimicrobial. Ershad M, Cruz MD, Mostafa A, Mckeever R, Vearrier D, Greenberg MI. View abstract. Grapefruit juice might decrease how quickly the body gets rid of cisapride (Propulsid). Food Chem Toxicol. Viagra side effects . Clin Ther 2012;34(10):2161-2173. Effects of regular consumption of grapefruit juice on the pharmacokinetics of simvastatin. Drinking grapefruit juice while taking saquinavir (Fortovase, Invirase) might increase the effects and side effects of saquinavir. Bailey DG, Dresser GK. Dallas C, Gerbi A, Tenca G, Juchaux F, Bernard FX. Effect of grapefruit juice on the pharmacokinetics of amlodipine in healthy volunteers. View abstract. 2010 Sep;88(3):339-42. Drug Metab Pharmacokinet. Effect of grapefruit juice on digoxin pharmacokinetics in humans. View abstract. Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 1998;36(6):306-308. Some people also use the wood from grapefruit trees for firewood, furniture, and flooring. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1995;58(2):127-131. Ann.Allergy Asthma Immunol. Weber A, Jager R, Borner A, et al. Nutrition, Health Benefits, Recipes, More, A Complete Guide to Fennel: Health Benefits, Risks, Cooking Tips, Top Sellers, More, Calcium: 28 milligrams (mg) (2.8 percent DV), helping your body metabolize protein more effectively, maintaining collagen to help reduce signs of premature aging, helping nerves in the body communicate with one another for muscle movements. Schwartz J, Weiss ST. Side Effects of Grapefruit: Like most of the other ingredients, grapefruit also has some side effects on the human body. Am J Clin Nutr 1994;59:110-4. It does not significantly affect blood sugar and insulin levels. Lice. Grapefruit might decrease how much etoposide (VePesid) the body absorbs. View abstract. Taking grapefruit juice along with erythromycin might increase the effects and side effects of erythromycin. 2013;36(12):1936-41. View abstract. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1991;50(4):394-403. View abstract. Min, D. I., Ku, Y. M., Geraets, D. R., and Lee, H. Effect of grapefruit juice on the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of quinidine in healthy volunteers. Transl Res. Be sure to have your blood checked regularly. Drug Interactions with Grapefruit Juice. View abstract. Fruit juices inhibit organic anion transporting polypeptide-mediated drug uptake to decrease the oral availability of fexofenadine. Clin Endocrinol. View abstract. View abstract. J Orthomol Med 1990;5(3):155-157. Grapefruit essential oil should not be taken internally without the supervision of a health professional. View abstract. Some estrogen pills include conjugated equine estrogens (Premarin), ethinyl estradiol, estradiol (Climara, Vivelle, Estring), and others. J Clin Pharmacol 2009;49:1403-7. Once for ounce, it ranks third behind oranges and lemons among the highest fruit sources of vitamin C. (1). Also, the USDA notes that a one-cup serving of grapefruit has 2.5 g of fiber, about 10 percent of the recommended daily value. Taken as a supplement, grapefruit seed extract can boost your immune system, reduce the absorption of fat and cleanse the body of toxins. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2000;68:28-34. Effects of grapefruit juice on the pharmacokinetics of sildenafil. (11), A: While some research has indicated grapefruit’s positive metabolic effects, there’s no evidence that grapefruit alone helps you burn belly fat. Charbit, B., Becquemont, L., Lepere, B., Peytavin, G., and Funck-Brentano, C. Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic interaction between grapefruit juice and halofantrine. Br J Clin Pharmacol. Am J Epidemiol. Known for its combination of extreme bitterness and slight sweetness, this fruit is also versatile when added to salads, fruit medleys, and other recipes. 2002;34 Suppl 2:S160-S163. Monroe KR, Murphy SP, Kolonel LN, Pike MC. A grapefruit-only diet isn’t safe, and there’s no proof that any diet will help you spot-reduce body fat. Grapefruit seed extract is an antioxidant-rich supplement made from the seeds and pulp of a grapefruit. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1995;151:1401-8. Grapefruit juice increases the bioavailability of artemether. Consumption of fresh fruit rich in vitamin C and wheezing symptoms in children. Drinking grapefruit juice might increase the effects of warfarin (Coumadin) and increase the chances of bruising and bleeding. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1998;65:(abstract PIII-63). Drug Saf 1998;18:251-72. View abstract. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1995;58(1):20-28. Effects of grapefruit juice on the stereoselective disposition of nicardipine in humans: evidence for dominant presystemic elimination at the gut site. View abstract. (2), Grapefruit, like other citrus fruits, grows on trees. Effect of extended exposure to grapefruit juice on cytochrome P450 3A activity in humans: comparison with ritonavir. Grapefruit juice-felodipine interaction in the elderly. Parasitol Res. View abstract. View abstract. Impact of citrus soft drinks relative to grapefruit juice on ciclosporin disposition. (3, 12), A: Ruby Red are perhaps the most popular grapefruits to eat. This is one reason why many people like to sweeten their grapefruit before eating, and why food manufacturers add sugar to commercial juices. Simultaneous determination of the inhibitory potency of herbal extracts on the activity of six major cytochrome P450 enzymes using liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry and automated online extraction. View abstract. Therefore, you should be sure about the dosage of the grapefruit ingredient that you are taking. Ozdemir M, Aktan Y, Boydag BS. Naringin is a major and selective clinical inhibitor of organic anion-transporting polypeptide 1A2 (OATP1A2) in grapefruit juice. Grapefruit juice activates P-glycoprotein-mediated drug transport. Schubert W, Cullberg G, Edgar B, Hedner T. Inhibition of 17 beta-estradiol metabolism by grapefruit juice in ovariectomized women. Zucchini, which stands out for its mild flavor and sterling nutrient profile, is the star of these baked goods. View abstract. Guo, L. Q., Chen, Q. Y., Wang, X., Liu, Y. X., Chu, X. M., Cao, X. M., Li, J. H., and Yamazoe, Y. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1995;57(3):318-324. View abstract. If you must sweeten your grapefruit, try no-calorie stevia instead. Some medications are changed and broken down by the liver. Ameer, B., Weintraub, R. A., Johnson, J. V., Yost, R. A., and Rouseff, R. L. Flavanone absorption after naringin, hesperidin, and citrus administration. Grapefruit juice supports clear and healthy skin. 2014 Dec;74:85-90. Grapefruit and its extracts and oils can interact with certain prescription drugs. Taking a specific product containing sweet orange, blood orange, and grapefruit extracts seems to decrease body weight and body fat in overweight people. You should always speak with your doctor or health care professional before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your health care plan or treatment and to determine what course of therapy is right for you. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1996;59(4):383-388. 2-1-1996;143(3):240-247. Bailey DG, Arnold JM, Strong HA, et al. Cisapride (Propulsid) interacts with GRAPEFRUIT. Note that ingesting essential oils is not recommended. It was popularized in the West Indies before making its way to the U.S. (1,2) It’s thought that the first commercialized grapefruit in the U.S. was grown in Florida after enjoying a brief status as a novelty plant. J Orthomolec Med 1990;5:155-7. Inhibition of human and rat CYP1A1 enzyme by grapefruit juice compounds. www.ars-grin.gov/duke (Accessed 3 November 1999). If you’re concerned about your weight, talk to your doctor about a balanced diet and exercise plan tailored to your specific needs. 2017 Apr;118:82-92. 2012 Feb;68(2):207-11. Fruit juice inhibition of uptake transport: a new type of food-drug interaction. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2003;74:121-29 . While grapefruit is a healthy food choice, eating too much of any one food won’t provide your body with the variety of nutrients it needs. J Med Food 2006;9(1):49-54. Br J Clin Pharmacol 1995;40(2):135-140. Oesterheld J, Kallepalli BR. Lilja JJ, Kivisto KT, Neuvonen PJ. Effects of grapefruit juice on cortisol metabolism in healthy male Chinese subjects. Prospective study of grapefruit intake and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women: the Mutliethnic Cohort Study. (2). Keep in mind that the safety profile of grapefruit seed extract is relatively unknown, given the lack of well-designed clinical studies. Some medications that are changed by the liver include amitriptyline (Elavil), haloperidol (Haldol), ondansetron (Zofran), propranolol (Inderal), theophylline (Theo-Dur, others), verapamil (Calan, Isoptin, others), and others. Grapefruit contains filling fiber, which may help you lose weight. View abstract. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2002;46:1614-6. View abstract. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2002;58:45-53. Taking grapefruit juice along with some medications that are broken down by the liver can increase the effects and side effects of some medications. Drug Metab Dispos 1997;25:1228-33. Names of Grapefruit in various languages of the world are also given. Grapefruit juice might decrease how quickly the body gets rid of clomipramine (Anafranil). View abstract. Some reports suggest that metropolitan New Yorkers selected grapefruit as the fourth-most popular fruit and vegetable in the early 1980s. Never use the oil undiluted, as it can lead to severe burns. There's not enough information to know if this is a big concern. When you drink grapefruit juice with your medication, for example, the medication won’t work as it ought to. 7. This information may not fit your specific health circumstances. View abstract. Fabulous Frannie Grapefruit 100% Pure Essential Oil, $6.95. van Agtmael MA, Gupta V, van der Wosten TH, et al. Drinking grapefruit juice while taking terfenadine (Seldane) might increase the effects and side effects of terfenadine (Seldane). Bailey DG, Dresser GK, Bend JR. Bergamottin, lime juice, and red wine as inhibitors of cytochrome P450 3A4 activity: comparison with grapefruit juice. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1998;158:728-33. Pisarik, P. Blood pressure-lowering effect of adding grapefruit juice to nifedipine and terazosin in a patient with severe renovascular hypertension. View abstract. The effect of grapefruit juice and seville orange juice on the pharmacokinetics of dextromethorphan: the role of gut CYP3A and P-glycoprotein. Grapefruit juice might decrease how quickly the liver breaks down some medications. The effects of grapefruit pectin on patients at risk for coronary heart disease without altering diet or lifestyle. View abstract. Itraconazole (Sporanox) interacts with GRAPEFRUIT. A study of 74 overweight adults showed that grapefruit lowered LDL -cholesterol, which, when high, increases the risk of heart disease [ 1 ]. View abstract. Br J Clin Pharmacol 2001;52(4):399-407. Hori H, Yoshimura R, Ueda N, et al. Prospective study of beverage use and the risk of kidney stones. Am J Med 2003;114:511-512. Electronic Code of Federal Regulations. Br J Cancer 2007;97:440-5. Sign up for our Diet and Nutrition Newsletter! Applying the shampoo again 10 days later helps remove any remaining nits. The body breaks down estrogens to get rid of them. 2013 Jul;53(7):738-45. The body breaks down sildenafil (Viagra) to get rid of it. Grapefruit juice might decrease how quickly the liver breaks down some medications. View abstract. View abstract. Influence of grapefruit juice on pharmacokinetics of triptolide in rats grapefruit juice on the effects of triptolide. Effects of changes in fresh fruit consumption on ventilatory function in healthy British adults. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2002;58:491-4.. View abstract. Lee, M., Min, D. I., Ku, Y. M., and Flanigan, M. Effect of grapefruit juice on pharmacokinetics of microemulsion cyclosporine in African American subjects compared with Caucasian subjects: does ethnic difference matter? Everyday Health is among the federally registered trademarks of Everyday Health, Inc. and may not be used by third parties without explicit permission. View abstract. There are at least 10 known varieties of grapefruit, including: (2). Fukazawa I, Uchida N, Uchida E, Yasuhara H. Effects of grapefruit juice on the pharmacokinetics of atorvastatin and pravastatin in Japanese. View abstract. Basic Report: 09200, Oranges, Raw, All Commercial Varieties. Methylprednisolone interacts with GRAPEFRUIT. 2016;55(12):1547-52. Plasma concentrations of triazolam are increased by concomitant ingestion of grapefruit juice. Bailey DG, Dresser GK, Leake BF, Kim RB. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2000;67:110 (abstract PI-83). Hugen, P. W., Burger, D. M., Koopmans, P. P., Stuart, J. W., Kroon, F. P., van Leusen, R., and Hekster, Y. 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