Cyclosporine helps prevent rejection of a transplanted organ by suppressing the immune system.
If you take cyclosporine, the safest approach is to avoid citrus aurantium altogether.
The herb St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) is primarily used to treat mild to moderate depression.
Based on this evidence, if you are taking cyclosporine, you should not take St. John's wort.
- Reviewer: EBSCO CAM Review Board
- Review Date: 08/2013 -
- Update Date: 08/22/2013 -