In this Article
- What other names is Quercetin known by?
- What is Quercetin?
- How does Quercetin work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Quercetin.
Quercetin can cause headache and tingling of the arms and legs. Very high doses might cause kidney damage.
When given intravenously (by IV) in appropriate amounts (less than 722 mg), quercetin is POSSIBLY SAFE. But larger amounts given by IV are POSSIBLY UNSAFE. There have been reports of kidney damage at higher doses.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of quercetin during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
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