In this Article
- What other names is Shepherd's Purse known by?
- What is Shepherd's Purse?
- How does Shepherd's Purse work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Shepherd's Purse.
An overdose of shepherd's purse might cause paralysis, breathing difficulty, and death.
Do not take shepherd's purse if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You have a heart condition.
- You have kidney stones.
- You have a thyroid problem.
- You are scheduled for surgery in the next two weeks. Shepherd's purse might cause excessive sedation if combined with medications used during and after surgery.
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