May 31, 2016

Scurvy Grass

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How does Scurvy Grass work?

Scurvy grass contains a high concentration of vitamin C. It may also be able to fight bacteria and act as a laxative.

Are there safety concerns?

There isn't enough information available to know if scurvy grass is safe. It can cause stomach and intestinal irritation when large amounts are taken by mouth. It can also irritate the skin when applied directly to the skin.

Special Precautions & Warnings:

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of scurvy grass during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.


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