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Q: I'm on statins, is Pineapple Juice ok to take?

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4/ 9/11 12:38pm

Hi Carlo,

 

The juice of concern with statin medications is grapefruit juice. The risk of a drug-nutrient interaction between pineapple juice and statins is minimal to none.

 

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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