In this Article
- What other names is Brickellia known by?
- What is Brickellia?
- How does Brickellia work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Brickellia.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of brickellia during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Diabetes: Developing research in animals suggests that some chemicals in brickellia might be able to lower blood sugar. There is a chance that brickellia might interfere with blood sugar control and might lower blood sugar too much. If you have diabetes and use brickellia, monitor your blood sugar carefully.
Surgery: Brickellia might lower blood sugar levels. There is some concern that it might interfere with blood sugar control during and after surgery. Stop using brickellia at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
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