May 29, 2016

Star Of Bethlehem

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How does Star Of Bethlehem work?

Chemicals contained in the bulb of star of Bethlehem have an action similar to a prescription drug called digoxin.

Are there safety concerns?

Star of Bethlehem is UNSAFE to use as a medicine. It contains powerful chemicals called cardiac glycosides. These chemicals are similar to the prescription drug digoxin. This product should not be used without close medical supervision due to potentially life-threatening side effects such as irregular heartbeat.

Special Precautions & Warnings:

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's UNSAFE to take star of Bethlehem whether you are pregnant or not. The cardiac glycosides in star of Bethlehem can cause harm, including death.


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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.


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