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Are there any risks in using dandelion?

Chemicals in dandelion can sometimes cause mild skin irritation. You should use caution when handling dandelions. If you have gallbladder problems or diabetes or take a diuretic, risks will increase as these conditions or medicines can interact with dandelion.

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