Also indexed as:Acanthopanax senticosus, Eleutherococcus senticosus
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Acanthopanax senticosus, Eleutherococcus senticosus
Interactions with Supplements, Foods, & Other Compounds
In one case report, a person taking eleuthero with digoxin developed dangerously high serum digoxin levels.47 Although a clear cause-and-effect relationship could not be established, it is wise for someone taking digoxin to seek the advise of a doctor before taking eleuthero.
Interactions with Medicines
Certain medicines interact with this supplement.
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