In this Article
- What other names is Lily-of-the-valley known by?
- What is Lily-of-the-valley?
- How does Lily-of-the-valley work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Lily-of-the-valley.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Don't self-medicate with lily-of-the-valley if you are pregnant. It is UNSAFE to use unless you are under close medical supervision.
Heart disease: Don't self-medicate with lily-of-the-valley if you have heart disease. It is UNSAFE to use unless you are under close medical supervision.
Low levels of potassium (potassium deficiency): Don't use lily-of-the valley if you are potassium deficient. Lily-of-the-valley contains chemicals called cardiac glycosides that can cause the body to lose potassium. This could make potassium deficiency worse. If your potassium level gets low enough, it can harm the heart.
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