Common rue contraindications

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When you should not take common rue

What are the contraindications of common rue?

  • No medical control: This is a toxic and irritating plant to the digestive tract, so it can NOT be used without medical supervision.

  • Pregnancy and lactation: Rue is abortive and is totally contraindicated in pregnancy and lactation.

  • Endometriosis and problems of the female genital tract

  • Do not sunbathe after taking common rue, because its oils are phototoxic, so it can produce skin lesions.

Dangers of common rue herbal preparations

common rue

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Rue can cause poisoning and adverse effects such as:

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Written by Editorial Botanical-online team in charge of content writing

19 March, 2019

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