In this Article
- What other names is Cardamom known by?
- What is Cardamom?
- How does Cardamom work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Cardamom.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking cardamom in medicinal amounts if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and stick to food amounts.
Gallstones: Do not take cardamom in amounts greater than those typically found in food if you have gallstones. The cardamom seed can trigger gallstone colic (spasmodic pain).
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