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Hormone Medications
Pregnenolone is used in the body to make other hormones. It is possible that combining pregnenolone with hormone medications may lead to high levels of some hormones, possibly causing problems. Check with your healthcare provider before taking pregnenolone with any other hormones.
 
Benzodiazepines
Based on the effects of pregnenolone on certain brain receptors, it is thought that pregnenolone supplementation can make benzodiazepine medications less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before combining pregnenolone with a benzodiazepine.
 
Seizure Medications
Based on the effects of pregnenolone on certain brain receptors, it is thought that pregnenolone supplementation can make seizure medications less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before combining pregnenolone with a seizure medication.
 

Final Thoughts on Pregnenolone Drug Interactions

It is possible that not every drug interaction with pregnenolone was discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the pregnenolone interactions that may apply to you.
 
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