Known interactions between the following drugs: Garlic, Tonga

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Garlic in Garlic may interact with Kava-Kava in Tonga
The use of kava is discouraged due to serious side effects that it may cause. The amounts of garlic ordinarily used in cooking are not thought to affect blood clotting very much. However, both kava and garlic contain chemicals that may reduce the blood's ability to form clots. When large, continuing amounts of garlic are taken together with kava, the risk of dangerous bleeding may increase. Kava should not be used -- especially with garlic. You may want to ask your healthcare provider about this potential interaction if you think you are having problems.

This interaction is well-documented and is considered minor in severity.

(Note: Not all drug interactions are known or reported in the literature, and new drug interactions are continually being reported. This information is provided only for your education and for you to discuss with your personal healthcare provider.)

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