Last update: July 10, 2014

Lycopodium Clavatum.

High Risk for breastfeeding


Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully.
Use safer alternative or interrupt breastfeeding several T½.
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Aerial summits and spores of this fern are used. Traditionally use as a diuretic and intestinal spasm relief drug. Also used for abrasions and skin irritation. It may be a cause of asthma and contact dermatitis.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Lycopodium Clavatum..

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Other names

Lycopodium Clavatum. is also known as Clubmoss. Here it is a list of alternative known names::


Group

Lycopodium Clavatum. belongs to this group or family:

References

  1. Bunchorntavakul C, Reddy KR. Review article: herbal and dietary supplement hepatotoxicity. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)

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