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How Chasteberry interacts with Dopamine agonists

Interaction type: Interactions

Interaction rating: Potential/Theoritical

An study reported that chasteberry may act in the body like some of these medications, which may alter the effects of these medications and possibly the dose needed for treatment. Use with caution. (1)

These drugs include selegeline, amantadine, carbidopa, levadopa, pramipexole, ropinirole, bromocriptine, pergolide

References

  1. View Abstract: Jarry H, et al. In Vitro Prolactin But Not LH and FSH Release Is Inhibited by Compounds in Extracts of Agnus castus: Direct Evidence for a Dopaminergic Principle by the Dopamine Receptor Assay. Exp Clin Endocrinol. 1994;102(6):448-54.