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Dong quai

Dong quai

Dong quai: Dong quai is a medicinal herb used in traditional Chinese and Asian medicine. Various parts o the dong quai plant is frequently used in combination with other herbs to treat a wide variety of conditions and is also available as a supplement.

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Beneficial For Conditions: Dong quai

Adequate amounts of Dong quai are claimed to be potentially beneficial for:

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Preventative For Conditions: Dong quai

Adequate amounts of Dong quai are claimed to be potentially preventative for:

Toxicity/Overdose Risks For Supplement Or Excessive Intake: Dong quai

Excessive intake of Dong quai may involve the following risks:

  • Increased risk of bleeding
  • May not be safe for people with cancer
  • Not for use during pregnancy or lactation
  • Nor for use by children
  • Possible allergic reaction in some people
  • Sun sensitivity with skin reactions
  • May cause cancer
  • Gastrointestinal upset
  • Possible interactions with other supplements and medications
  • Consult with your healthcare provider before using any supplements, herbal remedies, and alternative therapies

Dong quai: Other Names

Other names for this supplements (Dong quai) include:

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