If you are not sure if your medication interacts with a certain food, ask your doctor, pharmacist or dietitian.
Every day, people all over the world take medications to treat or prevent illness. These people enjoy a wide variety of foods; however, some foods can change how well drugs work. Some medications may interact with food that is already in our stomachsthese medicines should be taken without food. Other medications can upset an empty stomach and should be taken with food.
This guide is designed to help you make decisions about the foods you eat when you are taking medications. It does not include all food and drug interactions and it is not meant to be a substitute for the advice of your doctor, pharmacist or dietitian.