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Senna Drug Interactions

Some Diuretics
Overuse of senna laxatives could cause problems for people taking some diuretics ("water pills"). Overuse of laxatives can lead to potassium depletion. Since many diuretics also can deplete potassium, dangerously low potassium levels could result. It is probably a good idea to check with your healthcare provider before taking senna and such diuretics together, although occasional, short-term use of senna is not expected to cause significant problems.
There are reports that senna may increase the risk of bleeding due to warfarin. If you take warfarin, check with your healthcare provider before taking senna.

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with senna were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific drug interactions that may apply to you.
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