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It can cause diarrhea, stomach cramps, chest pain, increased blood pressure, increased blood sugar, and other severe side effects. When taken by the mother late in pregnancy, blue cohosh can cause severe heart problems in the newborn baby.
Do not take blue cohosh if:
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