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Fruit Juices Block Some Drugs

August 20th, 2008

Episode 5 of 580 episodes

The same researcher who found that grapefruit juice can increase the effective dose of some medications now reports that fruit juices can also severely interfere with the absorption of various other drugs. Steve Mirsky reports

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