Also indexed as:Arctic Butterbur, Bog Rhubarb, Butter Dock, Pestilence Wort, Petasites frigidus, Petasites hybridus, Purple Butterbur, Western Coltsfoot
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Arctic Butterbur, Bog Rhubarb, Butter Dock, Pestilence Wort, Purple Butterbur, Western Coltsfoot
Petasites frigidus, Petasites hybridus
There are no known side effects as long as pyrrolizidine alkaloids are not present. When they are present, they can cause serious liver damage and even liver failure or death. Therefore, pyrrolizidine alkaloid-containing extracts should not be used.
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