Review: taking Welchol and Grapefruit together
Summary: there is no drug interactions reported by people who take Welchol and Grapefruit together yet.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Welchol and Grapefruit. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Welchol has active ingredients of colesevelam hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 4,025 Welchol users) Grapefruit has active ingredients of grapefruit. (latest outcomes from 86 Grapefruit users)
What are the drugs
Welchol has active ingredients of colesevelam hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 4,025 Welchol users)
Grapefruit has active ingredients of grapefruit. (latest outcomes from 86 Grapefruit users)
On Feb, 25, 2015: 0 people who takes Welchol, Grapefruit is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Welchol (colesevelam hydrochloride)
- Grapefruit (grapefruit)
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- Backache while taking welchol
Severe upper left side back pain,
Constipation, headaches, and nasal drainage
- Can 200 grams doxycycline cause arrythmia?
Can 200 grams of Doxycycline bring on arrythmia???
- Have you been crippled, leg calf muscle area, by welchol?
Sudden onset of crippling pain in knee/upper area of right leg. First had a severe stabbing pain in upper part of calf right under the bend in the knee. Could not stand, put weight on the right leg. Severe pain if I put my big toe on the ground! 9 days later, the pain has not diminished but can stand on leg to walk a little.
- Hypothyroid and herbal supplements
hello, does anyone know if any/all of the above can be harmful if suffer from hypothyroidism?
All these are part of one weight loss supplement which I would look to try but I am concerned if there may be any adverse effects
- Drug interactions with gilizide, metformin, lisinopril and welchol (1 answer)
I have been on Janumet , lisinopril and simvastatin. Dr. Replaced simvastatin with Welchol due to muscle pains. We also switched from Janumet back to just Metformin since glipizide was helping so much. Pharmacist said not to take Welchol at the same time as the others due to binding. I take the others at breakfast and supper. So when is the best time to take the Welchol? Dr. Said I can take it at night but it needs to taken with food.
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On eHealthMe, Welchol (colesevelam hydrochloride) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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