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How does nattokinase interact with other medications?

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If you take any medications regularly, talk to your doctor before you start using nattokinase supplements. The supplements could interact with blood thinners and other drugs that reduce clotting, like aspirin and ibuprofen. They could cause bleeding and bruising.

From: Nattokinase WebMD Medical Reference

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Murakami, K. , 2012. Food & Function

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database web site: "Nattokinase."

Nagata C. Dietary soy and natto intake and cardiovascular disease mortality in Japanese adults: the Takayama study. 2017

Kim JY, Gum SN, Paik JK, Lim HH, Kim K-C, Ogasawara K, Inoue K, Park S, Jang Y, Lee JH. 2008 Effects of nattokinase on blood pressure: a randomized, controlled trial.

Hsia CH, Shen MC, Lin JS, Wen YK, Hwang KL, Chamm TM, Yang NC. 2009 Nattokinase decreases plasma levels of fibrinogen, factor VII, and factor VIII in human subjects.

 

Reviewed by Carmen Patrick Mohan on May 12, 2017

SOURCES:

Murakami, K. , 2012. Food & Function

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database web site: "Nattokinase."

Nagata C. Dietary soy and natto intake and cardiovascular disease mortality in Japanese adults: the Takayama study. 2017

Kim JY, Gum SN, Paik JK, Lim HH, Kim K-C, Ogasawara K, Inoue K, Park S, Jang Y, Lee JH. 2008 Effects of nattokinase on blood pressure: a randomized, controlled trial.

Hsia CH, Shen MC, Lin JS, Wen YK, Hwang KL, Chamm TM, Yang NC. 2009 Nattokinase decreases plasma levels of fibrinogen, factor VII, and factor VIII in human subjects.

 

Reviewed by Carmen Patrick Mohan on May 12, 2017

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