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My son has been taking Zenphorol to help with anxiety. He

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My son has been taking Zenphorol to help with anxiety. He has now been prescribed cipralan by his doctor can he keep taking zenphorol as well as a herbal supplement
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
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Zenphorol contains 5HTP (303mg) which is a precursor to serotonin, Chamomile (300mg) - treat generalised anxiety disorder, Lemon Balm and other herbal agents.

Cipralan is Cibenzoline a new anti-arrhythmia drug to help with heart arhythmias.

the interactions between these herbal agents and conventional medications are not well known.

let his doctor who is prescribing the Cipralan know that he is taking this alternative herbal agent with 5HTP in it.

taking both agents should not cause a problem.

but his doctors should know everything he is taking

let me know if you have questions.