Ginkgo Biloba
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Ginkgo Biloba Side Effects and Warnings

Written by sshowalter, drtaradevi.

Individuals who fall under one or more of the following categories should consult with their practitioner before taking ginko biloba. Those with:

  • blood circulation disorders
  • taking antidepressants
  • anticoagulants (ibuprofen or aspirin)
  • women who are pregnant

Possible side effects include:1,2

  • increased risk of bleeding
  • gastrointestinal discomfort
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • headaches
  • dizziness
  • heart palpitations
  • restlessness

References

  1. "Ginkgo biloba". University of Maryland Medical Center. Retrieved 10 April 2008.
  2. Complete Ginkgo information from Drugs.com
 
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