In this Article
- What other names is Calendula known by?
- What is Calendula?
- How does Calendula work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Calendula.
Calendula can cause an allergic reaction in individuals allergic to ragweed, chrysanthemums, marigolds, daisies, and many other herbs.
Do not take calendula if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You are allergic to ragweed, chrysanthemums, marigolds, or daisies.
- You are scheduled for surgery in the next two weeks. Calendula might cause excessive sedation if combined with medications used during and after surgery.
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