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Can herbal remedies affect how Toviaz works?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Medicine
Certain herbal remedies may affect how Toviaz works. A number of herbs may offer benefits for overactive bladder. However, studies suggest that some herbs are not recommended with Toviaz. For example, the herb St. John’s wort has been shown to interfere with various types of medications. If your doctor has prescribed Toviaz, ask him or her about any herbal remedies you may be taking.

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