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DID YOU KNOW...
-Eating too much broccoli, Brussels sprouts, or spinach could be deadly if you also take the popular blood thinner called Coumadin (warfarin)?
-Grapefruit juice, when used to wash down certain antihistamines, cholesterol lowering drugs, estrogen, immune suppressors, or blood pressure drugs, can cause blood levels of these powerful drugs to soar, which may result in serious side-effects?
-Birth control pills might be rendered ineffective by the following substances: barbiturates, antibiotics, anti-fungal drugs, tuberculosis drugs, and certain anticonvulsant?
-The popular pain reliever Tylenol (acetaminophen) or the nutrient beta carotene may aggravate liver damage caused by chronic alcohol intake?
-Over-the-counter antacids, yogurt, or calcium-fortified orange juice may reduce the effects of common antibiotics, such as tetracycline, Cypro, or Noroxin by more than 90%?