What Are the Side Effects of Moringa Oleifera?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 4, 2020 3:03:46 PM ET
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Side effects of Moringa oleifera include uterine contraction, low blood pressure, slow heart rate, antifertility, increased risk of kidney and liver damage and miscarriage, notes Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Patients are also advised to avoid roots and extracts of the plant in their natural form, as they may contain toxic substances that cause paralysis or death, according to WebMD.

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