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Lupus

Lupus

04/09/2002

Question:

If a person has lupus and takes alot of natural vitamins along with the lupus medicine will the natural vitamins stop the lupus medicine from working correctly? Please answer it is important I have a friend who is almost died from lupus.

Answer:

Sometimes, some unknown ingredients in the `natural` stuff can affect the way your other medicines are working. On the other hand, the natural stuff can also be helpful. You need to talk to your physician with more details on the `natural` vitamins.

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Response by:

Ram Raj   Singh, MD Ram Raj Singh, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati