Butcher's Broom

How does Butcher's Broom work?

The chemicals in butcher's broom might cause the blood vessels to narrow or constrict. Butcher's broom might improve blood circulation in the legs by preventing blood from "pooling" in the veins.

Are there safety concerns?

Butcher's broom is considered safe for most people.

It may cause stomach upset and nausea.

Do not take butcher's broom if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.

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