Interaction Details

There were no interactions found between Glyceryl trinitrate and Alpha Hydroxy Acids (ahas). This does not mean the potential for an interaction does not exist, however. There is often a lack of studies and data surrounding traditional medicine, especially concerning drug interactions, so it is important to always consult your provider before making any changes to your medication regimen.

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Alpha Hydroxy Acids (ahas) Overview

Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs) are natural acids found in foods like citrus fruits, sugarcane, sour milk, apples, and grapes. They are used in cosmetics and diet supplements, with some taken orally, intravaginally, or by inhalation. In dermatology, AHAs may help combat hyperkeratinization, any have been used to treat acne, dry skin, and photo-aging by exfoliating dead skin cells. Smaller AHAs like glycolic acid penetrate the skin more deeply. They reduce the stratum corneum's thickness, improving flexibility, possibly by interfering with enzymes. Studies show AHAs, especially in combination with intense pulsed light therapy, effectively treat acne. Some AHAs like tartaric acid are more relevant for gastrointestinal and respiratory health, while others like malic acid are used for saliva production and blood pressure control. It's important to consider each AHA individually for its specific effects.
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Alpha Hydroxy Acids (ahas) interacts with 0 drugs

Interaction Rating Key

These severity listings are for informational use only. Never start, stop or otherwise change your therapy before speaking with your provider.

Major The combined use of these agents is strongly discouraged as serious side effects or other negative outcomes could occur.
Moderate Use cautiously under the care of a healthcare professional or avoid this combination. A significant interaction or negative outcome could occur.
Minor Be aware that there is a chance of an interaction. Watch for warning signs of a potential interaction.
Unknown No interactions have been reported or no interaction data is currently available.

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