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    high blood pressure and eating grapefruit
    Teena63 posted:
    I HEARD along time ago, or read more than once that a person with high blood pressure should not eat grapefruit, or even drink grapefruit juice because it interferes with the medication? Can someone clarify this for me
    Olivia_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi there!

    Welcome to the WebMD Community. Here is some information from our site about grapefruit affecting medications that I hope will be helpful.

    For specific questions about high blood pressure and grapefruit, I'd recommend posting to our Hypertension Community .

    Take care,

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