Also indexed as:Achillea millefolium, Milfoil
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People who take yarrow may occasionally develop an allergy or rash.16 Yarrow might increase sensitivity to sunlight. Yarrow should not be used to treat large, deep, or infected wounds, all of which require medical attention. Yarrow is not recommended during pregnancy or breast-feeding.17
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