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Andrographis

How does Andrographis work?

Andrographis might stimulate the immune system. It may improve the blood cell counts in people with HIV, and help with allergies.

Are there safety concerns?

Andrographis is safe when used short-term in most adults. It might also be safe when used long-term.

It can cause side effects such as loss of appetite, diarrhea, vomiting, rash, headache, and fatigue.

When used in high doses or long-term, andrographis might cause swollen lymph glands, serious allergic reactions, elevations of liver enzymes, and other side effects.

Do not use andrographis if:

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