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Is it safe to take Rhodiola Rosea with Lithium?

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Is it safe to take Rhodiola Rosea with Lithium?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. Kaushik replied 5 years ago.

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Well, the answer is YES , it is safe to take lithium and rhodeola rosea together , there are no harmful interactions documented between them ..


The only drugs which react with rhodeola rosea are benzodiazepines like lorazepam and clonazepam , etc , SSRI anti depressants like fluoxetine , sertraline , paroxetine , etc..and SNRI anti depressants like venlafaxine and duloxetine , all of these causing drowsiness when used along with rhodiola rosea..


I hope this helps..


Wish you all the best..


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