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Does copper interact with other medications or food?

Before taking copper supplements, tell your doctor about all of the prescription medications, over-the-counter medications, vitamins and herbal supplements you are taking. Do not take zinc and copper supplements together. For the greatest benefit, take copper supplements two hours after taking zinc supplements.

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