How does Asarum work?
The chemicals in asarabacca may have an effect on the lungs. Some people think that other chemicals in asarbacca cause vomiting.
Are there safety concerns?
Asarabacca is UNSAFE to take by mouth. Many times it is contaminated with a chemical that can damage the kidneys or cause cancer. There is no way to know if the asarabacca you have is contaminated or not.
Asarabacca may cause nausea, vomiting, burning of the tongue, diarrhea, rash, and paralysis.
Do not take asarabacca if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You have ulcers.
- You have inflammatory bowel disease.
- You have Crohn's disease.
Dosing considerations for Asarum.
The appropriate dose of Asarum depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for asarabacca. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.