Interaction Details

There were no interactions found between Carmustine and Angel's Trumpet. 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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Angel's Trumpet Overview

Angel's Trumpet Angel's trumpet is a plant species in the Solanaceae family, which includes a number of other plants such as tomatoes, potatoes, and eggplants. It is native to South America and is known for its large, aromatic flowers that hang down from the plant and look like the trumpet musical instrument. Angel's trumpet is most often used as an ornamental plant, and while it has been used in traditional medicine, it is poisonous and can be harmful if ingested. The plant contains a number of toxic compounds, including scopolamine and atropine, which can cause a range of adverse effects if ingested, including dizziness, dry mouth, hallucinations, and coma. Due to its safety concerns, its medicinal use is not recommended.
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Carmustine Overview

  • Carmustine injection is used to treat certain types of brain tumors. Carmustine injection is also used along with prednisone to treat multiple myeloma (a type of cancer of the bone marrow). It is also used with other medications to treat Hodgkin's lymphoma (Hodgkin's disease) and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (cancer that begins in the cells of the immune system) that has not improved or that has worsened after treatment with other medications. Carmustine is in a class of medications called alkylating agents. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells in your body.

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Angel's Trumpet - More Interactions

Angel's Trumpet interacts with 193 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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