Every year thousands of people have problems when the medicines they take interact with each other. This might be between prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) medicines. Or it might be between medicines and herbal products. Other interactions can happen between medicines and certain foods or health conditions. Learn what you can do to prevent these interactions by taking this quiz.
Here are examples of a medicine-food interaction:
Francesca Torriani, MD
Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Clinical Epidemiology
UC San Diego | School of Medicine