What Are the Side Effects of Stinging Nettle?

Q:
What are the side effects of stinging nettle?

A:
Many people think that side effects do not typically occur with herbal supplements, but side effects are possible.

So the possible side effects of stinging nettles are as follows:

  • Upset stomach
  • Diarrhea
  • Sweating
  • Decreased ejaculation volume
  • Stinging, itching, rash, and burning after exposure to fresh nettle leaves
  • Low blood sugar
  • Sleepiness, drowsiness
  • May cause bleeding if taken with blood thinner
  • May cause low blood pressure if taken with high blood pressure medication

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