Paullinia Oral Tablet 1000Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Paullinia: Oral tablet (1000mg)

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What is this Medicine?

GUARANA (GWAHR uh nah), also known as Paullinia, is an herbal product or dietary supplement. It is promoted as a stimulant, increasing alertness in people who are tired or sleepy. It is also promoted as an aid for weight loss. The FDA has not approved this herb for any medical use.

This herb may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.

In-Depth Information

Guarana 1000mg Tablet

NDC: 118451147
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)

Storage Information
Store in a dry place
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Guarana 1000mg Tablet
Daily Life Interactions for Guarana 1000mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Guarana 1000mg Tablet(Paullinia)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Guarana(Paullinia)
Do not take Guarana and Caffeine together. Guarana is an herbal supplement that contains caffeine. Side effects from Guarana and Caffeine, such as nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness, may get worse if you take them together.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Guarana 1000mg Tablet(Paullinia)
Grapefruit juice and Guarana(Paullinia)
Side effects from Guarana may get worse if you take Grapefruit juice or other foods that contain significant amounts of Grapefruit. Too much Guarana can cause effects like nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness. Do not significantly alter your grapefruit juice intake while Guarana supplemets or Guarana containing beverages.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Guarana 1000mg Tablet(Paullinia)
Tobacco and Guarana(Paullinia)
One of the active components of Guarana is caffeine. Tobacco smoke contains substances that may speed the removal of caffeine from the body; if you start smoking, the herb may appear to become less effective. Tobacco smokers often drink several caffeinated beverages daily. Just the opposite occurs when someone stops smoking tobacco; if you stop smoking this may increase the amount of Caffeine in the blood and side effects from Caffeine may get worse. Too much Guarana or caffeine can cause nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness, and occasionally other effects like tremor. If you stop smoking tobacco, you may need to lower your Guarana and caffeine intake.
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