How does Larch Turpentine work?
When applied to the skin, larch turpentine can increase blood flow and prevent the growth of bacteria.
Are there safety concerns?
Larch turpentine seems safe when used on intact skin. It might be unsafe when taken by mouth, applied to damaged or broken skin, or inhaled. When used improperly, larch turpentine can cause side effects such as allergic skin reactions, kidney problems, nerve system damage, or lung problems.
Do not use larch turpentine if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You have bronchitis. Inhalation of larch turpentine may worsen this condition.
Dosing considerations for Larch Turpentine.
The appropriate dose of larch turpentine 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 larch turpentine. 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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