Black Bryony

How does Black Bryony work?

Black bryony root can stimulate nerve endings by piercing the skin with tiny, needle like crystals.

Are there safety concerns?

Using black bryony on the skin might not be safe. It can cause severe skin irritation, rashes, swelling, pustules, and welts.

Black bryony root is UNSAFE for anyone when taken by mouth. It can cause serious side effects including severe irritation of the stomach and intestines, seizures, kidney failure, and dangerously slowed breathing.

Do not use black bryony if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Dosing considerations for Black Bryony.

The appropriate dose of black bryony 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 black bryony. 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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