In this Article
- What other names is Japanese Mint known by?
- What is Japanese Mint?
- How does Japanese Mint work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Japanese Mint.
Not enough is known about the safety of inhaling Japanese mint oil.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of Japanese mint during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Children: Japanese mint oil is UNSAFE for use in infants and children, especially when applied around the nose, since it can trigger serious breathing problems.
Asthma: The menthol in Japanese mint oil might make asthma worse.
Gallbladder conditions such as inflammation, gallstones, or a blocked bile duct: Don't use Japanese mint oil if you have one of these conditions. It could make your condition worse.
Liver disease: Don't use Japanese mint if you have a liver problem. It could make your condition worse.
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