Tree Of Heaven

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How does Tree Of Heaven work?

Some researchers think that chemicals in the bark of tree of heaven may have drying effects, decrease fever, and decrease spasms. Other chemicals found in tree of heaven might kill worms and protozoa and have some effects against cancer cells.

Are there safety concerns?

It is not known if tree of heaven is safe, but when taken in large amounts, tree of heaven bark can cause queasiness, dizziness, headache, limb tingling, and diarrhea.

Do not use tree of heaven if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Dosing considerations for Tree Of Heaven.

The appropriate dose of tree of heaven 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 tree of heaven. 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.

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