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can korean ginseng cause heart palpitations?

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Dr. Michael Moran
32 years experience Cardiology
Yes.: Ginseng can also cause nervousness, anxiety, agitation and high blood pressure. Several other herbs have a similar effect, like ephedra and ginkgo-biloba.
Answered on Aug 4, 2019

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