In this Article
- What other names is Maitake Mushroom known by?
- What is Maitake Mushroom?
- How does Maitake Mushroom work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Maitake Mushroom.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking maitake mushroom if you are pregnant or breast-feeding . Stay on the safe side and avoid use..
Diabetes: Maitake mushroom might lower blood sugar levels. Your diabetes medications might need to be adjusted by your healthcare provider.
Low blood pressure: Maitake mushroom can lower blood pressure. In theory, taking maitake mushroom might make blood pressure become too low in people with low blood pressure.
Surgery: Maitake mushroom might affect blood sugar levels, making blood sugar control difficult during and after surgery. Stop using maitake mushroom at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
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