milk thistle (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose ()?
No information is available regarding a missed dose of milk thistle. Consult your doctor, pharmacist, or health care professional if you require further information.
What happens if I overdose ()?
Seek emergency medical attention.
Symptoms of a milk thistle overdose are not known.
What should I avoid while taking milk thistle ()?
There are no restrictions on food, beverages, or activity while taking milk thistle, unless otherwise directed by your health care provider.
What other drugs will affect milk thistle ()?
Milk thistle may inhibit the metabolism of certain drugs. Before taking milk thistle, ask your doctor if any drugs you are taking are metabolized by a liver enzyme called CYP3A4. You may not be able to take milk thistle, or you may require a dosage adjustment or special monitoring while you are taking it.
Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care professional before taking milk thistle if you are taking any other medicines or supplements.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider may have more information about milk thistle.
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