Prickly Pear Cactus
glucose by decreasing the absorption of sugar in the stomach and intestine. Some researchers think that it might also decrease cholesterol levels, and kill viruses in the body.
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It can cause some side effects including mild diarrhea, nausea, increased amount and frequency of stool, bloating, and headache.
Do not take prickly pear cactus if:
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