Grapefruit may make medications turn deadly

By | Product Liability

People who rely on medication to keep health problems in check have a new worry from an unlikely source. The sour grapefruit that some people enjoy for breakfast after sweetening it with sugar can turn some pharmaceutical products into dangerous drugs causing serious injury or even death in some cases. Residents of Tennessee who take medication and eat grapefruit should consult their doctor. The sometimes lethal combination may well lead to some products liability lawsuits. The possible impact of grapefruit on those taking prescription medications was explored in a just published medical study. It found that the number of medications…

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