Beta Blockers 101

…a heart attack protects against arrhythmias and subsequent cardiac events. Like any medication, beta blockers do have side effects, including: * Erectile dysfunction * Sleep disturbances * Fatigue * Dizziness * Flu-like symptoms Despite these side effects, I do prescribe beta blockers to lower high…

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Grapefruit Interactions with Medication and Your Liver

…estrogen in men, often causing an undesirable feminizing effect. In fact, I took a dietary history on one of my male patients who complained of erectile dysfunction (ED). When I learned the gentleman ate or drank grapefruit/grapefruit juice every day, I advised him to stop immediately. As a result…

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