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- What other names is Ground Ivy known by?
- What is Ground Ivy?
- How does Ground Ivy work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Ground Ivy.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's UNSAFE to use ground ivy if you are pregnant. It could cause a miscarriage.
It's also best to avoid ground ivy if you are breast-feeding. There isn't enough information to know whether it is safe for a nursing infant.
Kidney disease: Ground ivy contains a chemical that can irritate the kidneys. Don't use ground ivy if you have kidney problems.
Liver disease: Ground ivy contains a chemical that can harm the liver. It could make existing liver disease worse. Don't use ground ivy if you have liver problems.
Epilepsy or another seizure disorder: Don't use ground ivy if you have epilepsy or a history of seizures.
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