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Food and Medication Combinations to Avoid
Last updated: Monday, March 18, 2019 | 3 min reading time
Did you know that when the medicine you take interacts with foods and beverages you ingest, you could experience nasty side effects?
Common side effects of mixing certain foods and medications include:
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