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Broccoli

How does Broccoli work?

Chemicals in broccoli might have cancer-preventing and antioxidant effects.

Are there safety concerns?

Broccoli is LIKELY SAFE in the small amounts found in a normal diet. There's not enough information to know if broccoli is safe when taken in larger medicinal amounts.

When applied to the skin, broccoli can cause an allergic rash in hypersensitive people.

Special Precautions & Warnings:

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Broccoli is LIKELY SAFE for pregnant and breast-feeding women in food amounts. But larger medicinal amounts should be avoided until more is known.

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