There are a number of situations in which grape seed extract should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before using the supplement. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific grape seed extract safety warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
Last reviewed by: KristiMonson, PharmD;
List of references (click here):
Jellin JM, editor. Pharmacist's Letter/Prescriber's Letter Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database Web site. Available at: http://naturaldatabase.com/. Accessed October 15, 2008.
National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine. National Institutes of Health. Herbs at a glance: Grape seed extract (May 2008). NCCAM Web site. http://nccam.nih.gov/health/grapeseed/. Accessed October 15, 2008.
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