February 8, 2016


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How does Lathyrus work?

There isn't enough information to know how lathyrus might work for any medical use.

Are there safety concerns?

Lathyrus is UNSAFE when taken by mouth.

Lathyrus is poisonous to nerves. It can cause muscles to become rigid, muscle spasms, weakness, paralysis of leg muscles, weak heartbeat, decreased breathing, seizures, and death.

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

Dosing considerations for Lathyrus.

The appropriate dose of lathyrus 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 lathyrus. 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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