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Herbs to Avoid During Pregnancy

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Herbs to Avoid During Pregnancy

 

Angelica Root

Basil

Beth Root

Birthroot

Black Cohosh

Black Walnut

Bladderwrack

Blessed Thistle

Blue Cohosh

Blue Vervain

Boneset

Borage

Buchu

Buckthorn

Burdock Root

Butcher's Broom

Butternut

Calendula

California Poppy

Cascara Sagrada

Catnip

Chaparral

Cinnamon

Coltsfoot

Comfrey Leaf

Comfrey Root

Cotton Root Bark

Damiana

Dong Quai

Elecampane

Ephedra

False Unicorn

Fenugreek

Feverfew

Ginger (in large amounts)

Ginseng (Siberian Ginseng aka Eleuthero is fine, except for those with high blood pressure)

Goldenseal

Gotu Kola

Hops

Horehound

Horsetail

Hyssop

Jamaican Dogwood

Juniper Berry

Kava Kava Root

Kelp Lemon Balm

Lemon Grass

Licorice Root

Lobelia

Lovage

Ma-Huang

Marijuana

Mistletoe

Motherwort

Mugwort

Myrrh

Oregon Grape Rt.

Osha Root

PN6 Capsules/Tea

Parsley

Pau 'd Arco

Pennyroyal

Pleurisy Root

Poke Root

Red Clover

Red Root

Rosemary

Rue (Ruta graveolens)

Saffron

Sage

Sarsaparilla

Sassafras

Saw Palmetto

Senna

Shepherd’s Purse

Skunk Cabbage

St. John’s Wort

Sumac

Tansy

Thyme

Turkey Rhubarb

Turmeric

Uva Ursi

Vitex

Wild Cherry Bark

Wormwood

Yarrow

Any herb used as a laxative