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Possible Interaction: Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal and Ginkgo Biloba Whole

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Suspected drug-herb interactions occurred in 6 cases, including yohimbe co-ingested with buproprion (1) and methamphetamine (3), and additive anticoagulant/antiplatelet effects of NSAIDs taken with fish oils (1) and ginkgo (1).
Journal of Medical Toxicology  •  2009  |  View Paper
The article states that devil’s claw, ginkgo , and garlic may have antiplatelet or anticoagulant effects, potentially exacerbating the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding from non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or corticosteroids.
Annals of the rheumatic diseases  •  2005  |  View Paper
7 An instructive case recently described a patient who died after an intracerebral haematoma caused by the combined effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and ginkgo biloba.
8 Ginkgo is a popular and usually very safe remedy, but it has potent anti-platelet effects which can cause bleeding when combined with NSAIDs.
The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners  •  2004  |  View Paper
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), particularly aspirin, have the potential to interact … that are known to possess antiplatelet activity ( ginkgo , garlic, ginger, bilberry, dong quai, feverfew, ginseng, turmeric, meadowsweet and willow), with those containing …, horse chestnut, fenugreek and red clover) and with tamarind, enhancing the risk of bleeding.
Journal of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics  •  2002  |  View Paper
Ginkgo should be used cautiously in patients receiving aspirin, NSAIDs , anticoagulants or other platelet inhibitors.
Harefuah  •  2001  |  View Paper
Ginkgo biloba is widely used for medicinal purposes in Europe, recently receiving approval for treatment of dementia in Germany.2 In North … allergy.3 More serious side effects include one report each of spontaneous bilateral subdural hematoma5 and spontaneous hyphema.6 Concomitant use of Ginkgo …, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, ….
Primary care companion to the Journal of clinical psychiatry  •  2000  |  View Paper