FAQ: Can herbs be used along with prescription medicine?

FAQ: Can herbs be used along with prescription medicine?

Mar 30th 2022

Q- Can herbs be used along with prescription medicine?

Most naturopaths and herbalists say yes. 

However, they also agree that you should always check with your healthcare professional before doing so, as many herbs have the same action as prescription drugs. 

For exampleSt. John's Wort & Kava Kava should not be combined with antidepressants; Ginkgo can act as a blood thinner, and is therefore not recommended for ones taking anti-clotting medications such as aspirin or coumadin.


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