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Is SAM-e Safe?

SAM-e appears to be safe for many people. Some people may be more likely to experience problems with it than others. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider before taking SAM-e if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click SAM-e Safety for more information, including any available warnings and precautions.)

What If I Take an Overdose?

It is not known exactly what to expect from an overdose of SAM-e. If you think you may have taken too much, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click SAM-e Overdose for more information.)

How Should SAM-e Be Stored?

Refer to the label of your individual SAM-e product for information on how to best store it. Keep this and all other medications or supplements out of the reach of children.
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