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My friend accidentally boiled me tea with the leaves of the

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My friend accidentally boiled me tea with the leaves of the Blighia sapida plant instead of the soursop plant that I asked her to. I know that the fruit of the tree is poisonous when unripe or unopened. Are the leaves poisonous too?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No, I need to know if I should be concerned
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no, no high blood pressure anything. I have sleep apnea
JA: When was last time you had a check up? Is there a history of high blood pressure in your family?
Customer: March of last year, no history
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 months ago.

No, the leaves are not poison and actually have some medicinal properties

you should be fine

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