Possible Interactions with: Jamaica Dogwood

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Although there are no known scientific reports of interactions between Jamaica dogwood and conventional medications, this herb may intensify the sedative effects of some drugs used for insomnia or anxiety (collectively referred to as central nervous system depressants). Therefore, if you take medicines for sedation or anxiety, you should check with your doctor before using Jamaica dogwood.

Drug Interactions

Central Nervous System Depressants

Alternative Names

Jamaica Dogwood; Piscidia erythrina; Piscidia piscipula