Ginseng contains components that can interact with other medications
Ginseng is one of the most popular herbal medicines in the world and is generally considered safe. If you are being treated with any of the following medications or have any of the following conditions, speak with your doctor before using ginseng products.
People with diabetes
Anyone taking blood-thinning medications (anticoagulants)
Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding
*Always check with your doctor before using a new product or supplement if you have any questions or concerns about how a product may affect your current health, medications, pregnancy, or breastfeeding.