Ashwagandha-induced acute liver injury: A case report

Clin Case Rep. 2023 Mar 14;11(3):e7078. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.7078. eCollection 2023 Mar.


Drug-induced liver injury became one of the most important liver disorders and diagnostic challenge for clinicians and pathologists. Here, we report a rare case of ashwagandha-induced acute liver injury. The patient developed jaundice 2 weeks after starting ashwagandha intake and recovered within 5 months after withdrawal without any specific treatment.

Keywords: ashwagandha; drug‐induced liver injury; herbal and dietary supplements.

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  • Case Reports