In this Article
- What other names is Calabar Bean known by?
- What is Calabar Bean?
- How does Calabar Bean work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Calabar Bean.
Calabar bean can cause excessive saliva and sweating, small pupils of the eye, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, irregular heartbeat, blood pressure changes, confusion, seizures, coma, severe muscle weakness, paralysis, and death.
Do not take calabar bean if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You have Parkinson's disease.
- You have heart disease or slow heartbeat.
- You have asthma.
- You have diabetes.
- You have blockage of the intestinal tract.
- You have blockage of the urinary tract.
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