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Possible Interaction: Trazodone and Ginkgo Biloba Whole

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Clinical cases indicate interactions of ginkgo with antiepileptics, aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid), diuretics, ibuprofen, risperidone, rofecoxib, trazodone and warfarin.
Drugs  •  2012  |  View Paper
According to a recent systematic review (2), four of the seven top-selling herbal medicines in this country interfere with the metabolism or efficacy of approved synthetic drugs: Ginkgo biloba (ginkgo) may enhance or alter the effects of warfarin, thiazide diuretics, and trazodone.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute  •  2002  |  View Paper
We describe a patient with Alzheimer's disease who developed coma a few days after starting low dose trazodone associated with ginkgo biloba.
Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry  •  2000  |  View Paper
Similarly, case reports have demonstrated that ginkgo may potentiate bleeding when combined with warfarin or aspirin, increases blood pressure when combined with thiazide diuretics, and has even led to a coma when combined with trazodone , a serotonin antagonist and reuptake inhibitor used to treat depression.
Current medicinal chemistry  •  2011  |  View Paper