In this Article
- What other names is Sweet Clover known by?
- What is Sweet Clover?
- How does Sweet Clover work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Sweet Clover.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of sweet clover during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Even though one small study found no harmful effects when used during the last 6 months of pregnancy, stay on the safe side and avoid use until more is known.
Liver disease: There is some concern that sweet clover might make liver disease worse. If you have liver problems, get medical advice before starting sweet clover. Also, be sure to have liver function tests done.
Surgery: Sweet clover might slow blood clotting. Some physicians worry that it might increase bleeding during or after surgery. Stop using sweet clover at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
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