How Feverfew interacts with Antiplatelet medications

Interaction type: Interactions

Interaction rating: Potential/Theoritical

Studies have reported that feverfew affects the blood's clotting ability and may alter the effects of these medications and possibly the dose needed for treatment. Use with caution. (1) (2)

These drugs include aspirin, dipyridamole, anagrelide, cilostazol, clopidogrel, ticlopidine, abciximab, tirofiban, eptifibatide

References

  1. Biggs MJ, et al. Platelet Aggregation in Patients Using Feverfew for Migraine. Lancet. 1982;2(8301):776.
  2. View Abstract: Groenewegen WA, et al. A Comparison of the Effects of an Extract of Feverfew and Parthenolide, a Component of Feverfew, on Human Platelet Activity In-vitro. J Pharm Pharmacol. 1990;42(8):553-57.