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Nutrition & Pregnancy

Are Spirulina supplements safe for pregnant or nursing women?

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  • A , Pharmacy, answered
    It is not known at this time whether Spirulina is safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women or for their children. However, due to the risk of contamination with heavy metals, pregnant women are advised not to take Spirulina. If you are pregnant, you should speak to your doctor prior to taking Spirulina

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