In this Article
- What other names is Masterwort known by?
- What is Masterwort?
- How does Masterwort work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Masterwort.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding:If you are pregnant, it's LIKELY UNSAFE to take masterwort by mouth, especially in early pregnancy. It might start your menstrual period, and that could cause a miscarriage.
It is POSSIBLY UNSAFE to take masterwort by mouth if you are breast-feeding. It's best to avoid use.
Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light including sunlamp treatment for certain skin conditions such as psoriasis, use of tanning beds, or time in sunlight: Masterwort causes sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) light. It could cause your skin to burn. Don't use masterwort if you are receiving UV light therapy. Also, stay out of the sun and avoid tanning beds if you are taking masterwort.
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