Judul : Health Advice
Do you like grapefruit?
The interaction between grapefruit juice and some
medications can cause negative effects, especially on kidney level, and
sometimes it can be fatal. A woman that uses birth control pills and then
suddenly drinks too much grapefruit juice can get pregnant because this juice
makes the effects of the pills disappear.
Grapefruit juice is not indicated to drink while
taking anti-depressing medication, antibiotics and medicine for cardio-vascular
diseases. A person that takes anti-depressives and adds to that grapefruit in
huge quantities can feel that he has all of a sudden too much or too little
energy, depending on the pills taken. Combining it with antibiotic can cause
stomach sickness or can extend the illness you are taking medication for
because the antibiotics will diminuate their effect. Heart drugs don’t work
anymore, the blood pressure stays up and the heart beat irregularly. For those
that love grapefruit juice, witch is more concentrated than the fruit itself, a
recommendation would be to restrain from drinking it while they are taking
Doctors try to raise attention upon avoiding and
combating the combination of grapefruit with medicine especially because in
some diets grapefruit juice is recommended in huge quantities.
Grapefruit is benefic to organism if used
properly. It belongs to that class of aliments that burn calories, because it
takes more calories to digest them than they have. Eating the fruit is not a
problem, nor is drinking a glass of juice once in a while. The problem appears
where human reasoning disappears. Wanting to loose more weight faster, people
weaken their bodies and eat only grapefruits. It is efficient for a diet, but it
also loosens the imunitary system. They become more vulnerable, more tired and
nervous and if taking any medications they are risking their health in this
So use this aliment wisely, go ask a specialist of
its precise effects in your case and don’t abuse drinking grapefruit juice.
Abusing something has never brought anything good, and it won’t in this case
either. If you want to go on with your diet and keep your health find an
alternative solution or make sure this does not affect your organism