They added that herbal teas are not safe when they contain excessive amounts of herbs (higher than food amounts) or are made from herbs identified as toxic. They also mentioned that non-commercial herbal teas are unsafe (most likely because they have not undergone testing).
Boiled lagundi leaves can be considered an herbal tea, and we do not have enough information to say that it’s completely safe for pregnant women.
A report didn’t include it in the list of “herbs to avoid during pregnancy.” Still, we do not know its full effects on the growing fetus or the dose that’s safe and effective.
How About Lagundi Medicine?
If we don’t have enough information about boiled lagundi leaves for pregnant women, what about the medicine?
A popular lagundi medicine reported that the safety of the drug for pregnant and lactating moms has not been studied.