Cat's Foot - Ozempic (Semaglutide) Interaction
Herbal: Cat's Foot
Also Known As: Antennaria dioica
Brand names: Ozempic, Rybelsus, Wegovy
Medical Content Editor Dr. Brian Staiger, PharmD
Last updated Feb 21, 2024
There were no interactions found between Semaglutide and Cat's Foot. 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.
Cat's Foot Overview
Semaglutide is used along with a diet and exercise program to control blood sugar levels in adults with type 2 diabetes (condition in which the body does not use insulin normally and therefore cannot control the amount of sugar in the blood). Semaglutide is not used to treat type 1 diabetes (condition in which the body does not produce insulin and therefore cannot control the amount of sugar in the blood) or diabetic ketoacidosis (a serious condition that may develop if high blood sugar is not treated). Semaglutide is in a class of medications called incretin mimetics. It works by helping the pancreas to release the right amount of insulin when blood sugar levels are high. Insulin helps move sugar from the blood into other body tissues where it is used for energy. Semaglutide also works by slowing the movement of food through the stomach.
Over time, people who have diabetes and high blood sugar can develop serious or life-threatening complications, including heart disease, stroke, kidney problems, nerve damage, and eye problems. Using medication(s), making lifestyle changes (e.g., diet, exercise, quitting smoking), and regularly checking your blood sugar may help to manage your diabetes and improve your health. This therapy may also decrease your chances of having a heart attack, stroke, or other diabetes-related complications such as kidney failure, nerve damage (numb, cold legs or feet; decreased sexual ability in men and women), eye problems, including changes or loss of vision, or gum disease. Your doctor and other healthcare providers will talk to you about the best way to manage your diabetes.
Cat's Foot - More Interactions
Cat's Foot interacts with 0 drugs
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|The combined use of these agents is strongly discouraged as serious side effects or other negative outcomes could occur.
|Use cautiously under the care of a healthcare professional or avoid this combination. A significant interaction or negative outcome could occur.
|Be aware that there is a chance of an interaction. Watch for warning signs of a potential interaction.
|No interactions have been reported or no interaction data is currently available.
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