September 25, 2016


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How does Alpinia work?

Alpinia contains chemicals that block certain steps in the swelling (inflammation) pathway.

Are there safety concerns?

Alpinia is LIKELY SAFE for most adults when taken by mouth in amounts commonly found in foods.

Alpinia is POSSIBLY SAFE when taken by mouth for medicinal uses and when applied to the skin in a specific product also containing licorice, thyme, stinging nettle, and common grape vine (Ankaferd blood stopper).

Special Precautions & Warnings:

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of alpinia during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

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