In this Article
- What other names is German Chamomile known by?
- What is German Chamomile?
- Is German Chamomile effective?
- How does German Chamomile work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for German Chamomile.
When applied topically, German chamomile can cause allergic skin reactions. When applied near the eyes, German chamomile may cause eye irritation.
Do not take German chamomile in medicinal amounts if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You are allergic to ragweed or related plants.
- You have a hormone-sensitive condition such as breast cancer, uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, endometriosis, or uterine fibroids.
- You are scheduled for surgery in the next two weeks. German chamomile might cause excessive sedation if combined with medications used during and after surgery.
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