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Drug InteractionsPlant sterols can potentially interact with a few medications (see Plant Sterol Drug Interactions).
- Sitosterolemia (phytosterolaemia), a rare genetic condition
- A vitamin deficiency due to malabsorption digestive problems
- Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Plant Sterols and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Plant Sterols and Breastfeeding).