Warning on medication impact of fasting diets

Increasingly popular intermittent fasting diets could harmfully impact on medication management, two Australian pharmacists believe.   

In a letter to the Medical Journal of Australia, the pharmacists write : “With increasing use of short- and long-term courses of medication to manage a multitude of conditions, a question that needs to be asked is will fasting diets impact on medication regimens?”

Looking at the “increasingly popular” 5:2 diet – where