In this Article
- What other names is Hyssop known by?
- What is Hyssop?
- How does Hyssop work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Hyssop.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It is UNSAFE to use hyssop during pregnancy because it might cause the uterus to contract or start menstruation. These effects could lead to a miscarriage.
It's not known whether hyssop is safe to use during breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Children: It's UNSAFE to give hyssop to children. Convulsions were reported in a child who took 2-3 drops of hyssop oil over several days.
Seizures: If you have a history of having seizures, don't use hyssop. It might trigger seizures or make them worse.
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