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Is it safe to have Pimento during pregnancy?

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Why is pimento not okay for pregnant women?

Pimento - also known as 

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Why is pimento not okay for pregnant women

Pregnant women should avoid pimento. It contains eugenol which promotes cancer growth. Due to the highly potent nature of pimento, pregnant women should discontinue the usage and consumption of any products or preparations which contain it, as it may cause miscarriages and possible complications during the interim of one’s pregnancy.

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