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Horse Chestnut Side Effects, Interactions and Warnings
- Am J Health Syst Pharm 2000 Jul 1;57(13):1221-7; quiz 1228-30 -- Potential interactions between alternative therapies and warfarin. -- Heck AM, DeWitt BA, Lukes AL. -- School of Pharmacy and Pharmacal Sciences, Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN, USA.
May cause contact dermititis.
- Contact dermatitis to extract of horse chestnut (esculin). -- Comaish JS, et al. -- Contact Dermatitis. 1980 Jan;6(2):150-1.
May cause an allergic reaction if you have an allergy to pollen.
- Allergy 1992 Aug;47(4 Pt 2):380-3 -- Horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum) pollen: a frequent cause of allergic sensitization in urban children. -- Popp W, Horak F, Jager S, Reiser K, Wagner C, Zwick H.
May cause gastrointestinal distress or nausea.
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