In this Article
- What other names is Motherwort known by?
- What is Motherwort?
- How does Motherwort work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Motherwort.
Motherwort can interfere with the treatment of heart conditions.
Do not take motherwort if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You have uterine bleeding or unexplained bleeding between menstrual periods.
- You are scheduled for surgery in the next two weeks. Motherwort might cause excessive sedation if combined with medications used during and after surgery.
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