How does Tormentil work?
Tormentil contains ingredients called tannins that might help reduce skin inflammation, and have a drying (astringent) effect on the tissues. It might also help to stop bleeding.
Are there safety concerns?
Tormentil seems to be safe for most people. It can cause side effects such as nausea, vomiting, and stomach complaints.
Do not use tormentil if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Dosing considerations for Tormentil.
The appropriate dose of tormentil 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 tormentil. 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.