In this Article
- What other names is Passion Flower known by?
- What is Passion Flower?
- How does Passion Flower work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Passion Flower.
Passion flower can cause some side effects such as drowsiness, dizziness, and confusion. There isn't enough information to rate the safety of passion flower when applied to the skin.
There isn't enough information to rate the safety of passionflower when applied to the skin.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Don't take passionflower if you are pregnant. It is POSSIBLY UNSAFE. There are some chemicals in the passion flower plant that might cause the uterus to contract.
Not enough is known about the safety of taking passionflower during breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and don't use it.
Surgery: Passionflower can affect the central nervous system. It might increase the effects of anesthesia and other medications on the brain during and after surgery. Stop taking passionflower at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
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