Frankincense

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How does Frankincense work?

There isn't enough information available to know how frankincense works.

Are there safety concerns?

Frankincense seems safe for use by most adults. It might cause irritation when applied to the skin.

Do not use frankincense if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Dosing considerations for Frankincense.

The appropriate dose of frankincense 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 frankincense. 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.


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