Who should not use dandelion?

Stacy Wiegman, PharmD
Stacy Wiegman, PharmD

Do not use dandelion if you are taking a blood thinner, such as warfarin. You should also avoid dandelion if you have gallbladder problems, have diabetes or are taking medicine to control blood sugar levels, or are taking a diuretic. If you are allergic to pollen, you may also be allergic to dandelion, so avoid taking it.

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