Review: taking Zetia and Grapefruit together


Drug interactions are reported among people who take Zetia and Grapefruit together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Zetia and Grapefruit. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Zetia has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Zetia 33,154 users)


Grapefruit has active ingredients of grapefruit. (latest outcomes from Grapefruit 169 users)

On Oct, 19, 2016

12 people who take Zetia, Grapefruit are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Zetia and Grapefruit drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

  • headache
  • agitation
  • chest pain
  • dyspnoea
  • hot flush
  • nasal congestion
  • sinusitis
  • sleep terror
  • staphylococcal infection
  • bronchitis
  • chest pain
  • nightmare
  • sleep disorder
  • confusional state
  • disorientation
  • food interaction
  • gastritis
  • human herpesvirus 6 infection
  • memory impairment
  • non-cardiac chest pain

Most common drug interactions by age *:

  • pain of skin
  • pyrexia
  • urticaria
  • chest pain
  • sinusitis
  • agitation
  • bronchitis
  • confusional state
  • disorientation
  • dyspnoea
  • ear infection
  • eye infection
  • food interaction

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Zetia (ezetimibe) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Grapefruit (grapefruit) is often used to treat acne. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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