Latin name - Trigonella foenum-graecum
Avoid During Pregnancy*
Herbs taken in theraputic dosages should be checked for safety and use during pregnancy and breast feeding in consultation with a qualified herbal practitioner. This herb should not be used internally during pregnancy unless prescribed by a qualified medical herbalist trained in the appropriate use of these substances.
*Food doses of these culinary herbs and spices is acceptable; avoid in larger theraputic doses.
High doses of Fenugreek are not recommended for individuals with low thyroid activity.