Is it safe to have Arrowhead during pregnancy?

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Don’t various articles cite arrowhead as safe during pregnancy?

Arrowhead - also known as 

Wapato, Wapatoo, Sagittaria, Duck potato, Katniss, Swan potato, Tule potato,
Don't various articles cite arrowhead as safe during pregnancy

While arrowhead has been considered safe for consumption during pregnancy, some believe the herb to contain compounds that cause uterine contractions, thereby leading to premature labor. This is why we feel it is best to avoid it.

May contain harmful elements like...
Calcium Oxalate

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