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Is it safe to have Fireweed leaves during pregnancy?

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Is it safe for pregnant women to consume fireweed leaves?

Fireweed leaves - also known as 

Fireweed, Great willow-herb, Rosebay willowherb,
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Is it safe for pregnant women to consume fireweed leaves

Not really. There is not much evidence on the safety of consuming fireweed leaves during pregnancy. It is best to stay on the safe side and avoid it’s consumption during pregnancy.

Good source of
Calcium, Folate, Iron, Magnesium, Manganese, Potassium, Vitamin A, Vitamin B12, Vitamin B3, Vitamin B6,
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