Use of fenugreek for health purposes is not supported by strong scientific evidence.
Side effects are mainly gastrointestinal and can include gas, bloating, and diarrhea. Fenugreek can cause irritation when applied to the skin.
Pregnant women should use caution as this product has been used historically to induce labour.
Before taking any new medications, including natural health products, speak to your physician, pharmacist, or other health care provider. Tell your health care provider about any natural health products you may be taking.