Ginseng

 
Adequate Intake per Day
Not established

None

  • People with diabetes should consult a doctor before taking ginseng as it may reduce blood glucose levels
  • People with hypertension need to check with their doctor before taking ginseng because of the potential of some ginseng preparations to increase blood pressure
  • As with any supplement, if you are taking a prescription medication, are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult with your doctor before taking ginseng