Here’s a list of some of the many drug muggers out there:
(Consult with a knowledgeable doctor or pharmacist before changing your medication and supplement plan.)
Statins, such as atorvastatin (Lipitor), lovastatin (Mevacor), pravastatin (Pravachol)
“Statins also mug your body of vitamin D, so you could be diagnosed with depression, fibromyalgia,” Cohen said.
Possible drug-mugging side effects: Fatigue, weakness, muscle cramps, memory loss, shortness of breath, higher risk of cancer, frequent infections, liver damage, heart disease
Extra nutrients you may need: CoQ10, possibly vitamin D, B12, high-quality multivitamin