How does Castoreum work?
Castoreum seems to have calming and soothing effects.
Are there safety concerns?
Castoreum is safe in usual food amounts and seems to be safe for most people when applied directly to the skin. There isn't enough information to know whether it is safe to take castoreum by mouth in medicinal amounts.
Special Precautions & Warnings:
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
: Not enough is known about the use of castoreum during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Dosing considerations for Castoreum.
The appropriate dose of castoreum 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 castoreum. 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.