Cananga Oil

How does Cananga Oil work?

There isn't enough information to know how cananga oil might work.

Are there safety concerns?

Cananga oil appears to be safe for most people when applied to the skin in concentrations up to 0.8%. Cananga oil can cause allergic skin reactions in sensitive people.

There isn't enough information to know if cananga oil is safe to take by mouth in amounts higher than those typically used for food flavoring.

Do not take cananga oil in amounts exceeding those in foods and cosmetics if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Dosing considerations for Cananga Oil.

The appropriate dose of cananga oil for use as treatment 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 cananga oil. 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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