Black Cohosh Drug Interactions

Before taking black cohosh, you should talk to your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking. Some medications (such as certain antidepressants, risperidone, and codeine) may cause negative interactions with black cohosh. Drug interactions with black cohosh can affect the way your body handles certain medicines, possibly increasing your risk of side effects or decreasing the effectiveness of the medications.

An Introduction to Black Cohosh Drug Interactions

Even though it is a natural herbal supplement, black cohosh (Actaea racemosa, Cimicifuga racemosa) can potentially interact with several medicines. Some of these medicines that may lead to black cohosh interactions include:
 

 

 

 
 
Good Food, Good Bones

Black Cohosh Root Supplements

Referring Pages:
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2014 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.