Interaction Details

Hydrochlorothiazide, Quinapril is classified as belonging to the following category: Photosensitizing Drugs

Theoretically, concomitant use of chenopodium oil with other photosensitizing drugs can increase the risk of adverse effects.
Chenopodium species are also associated with photosensitivity.

Interaction Rating

Moderate

Likelihood of Occurrence

Probable

Interaction has not been documented in well-controlled studies, however, the interaction has been demonstrated in some small human studies or in controlled animal studies in conjunction with multiple case reports.

References

  • Brinker F. Herb Contraindications and Drug Interactions. 2nd ed. Sandy, OR: Eclectic Medical Publications, 1998.

Chenopodium Oil Overview

Chenopodium Oil Chenopodium oil is an essential oil extracted from the leaves and seeds of the Dysphania ambrosioides plant, which is also commonly known as Mexican tea and epazote. The oil is a pale yellow to green in color and has a strong, pungent smell. Chenopodium oil has been used in traditional medicine for a variety of conditions, including respiratory problems, digestive issues, and skin conditions. Its most common use is as an anti-infective against roundworms and hookworms. In general, the use of Chenopodium oil is not recommended, at least orally, as it contains ascaridole, which is toxic.
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Chenopodium Oil - More Interactions

Chenopodium Oil interacts with 333 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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