Review: Welchol and Grapefruit
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.
What are the drugs
Welchol (latest outcomes from 4,014 users) has active ingredients of colesevelam hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood cholesterol.
Grapefruit (latest outcomes from 83 users) has active ingredients of grapefruit.
On Sep, 14, 2014: 0 people who take Welchol, Grapefruit is studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Welchol (colesevelam hydrochloride)
- Grapefruit (grapefruit)
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- 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 stan ...
- 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
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 othe ...
Complete drug side effects:
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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
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