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Nettle: Nettle is an herb used medicinally and claimed to have diuretic and astringent actions. Nettle is available in a variety of supplements and in teas.

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Beneficial For Conditions: Nettle

Adequate amounts of Nettle are claimed to be potentially beneficial for:

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Preventative For Conditions: Nettle

Adequate amounts of Nettle are claimed to be potentially preventative for:

Toxicity/Overdose Risks For Supplement Or Excessive Intake: Nettle

Excessive intake of Nettle may involve the following risks:

  • Low blood sugar
  • Nausea
  • Decreased urination
  • Consult with your physician before using is you have diabetes or are taking drugs or supplements that lower blood sugar
  • Do not use in children without first consulting your physician
  • Do not use during pregnancy or lactation
  • Possible allergic reaction in some people
  • Consult with your healthcare provider before using any supplements, herbal remedies or alternative therapies

Nettle: Other Names

Other names for this supplements (Nettle) include:

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