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kava root extract

Side Effects

List kava root extract side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with kava root extract:

Common side effects of kava root extract:

  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Discoloration of NailLess Severe
  • Hair DiscolorationLess Severe
  • Scaling of SkinLess Severe
  • Skin DiscolorationLess Severe
  • Voluntary Movement DifficultyLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of kava root extract:

Rare side effects of kava root extract:

  • Acute Liver FailureSevere
  • Hardening of the LiverSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Dilated PupilLess Severe
  • Problems with EyesightLess Severe

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