How does Senega work?
The chemicals in senega irritate the stomach lining, which causes larger amounts of lung secretions to be made.
Are there safety concerns?
Senega is considered safe when used short-term. Long-term use can cause stomach irritation, diarrhea, dizziness, nausea, and vomiting.
Do not take senega if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You have a fever.
- You have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
- You have an ulcer.
- You have ulcerative colitis.
- You have Crohn's disease.
Dosing considerations for Senega.
The appropriate dose of senega 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 senega. 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.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.