How does Castoreum work?

Castoreum seems to have calming and soothing effects.

Are there safety concerns?

Castoreum seems safe for most people when applied directly to the skin.

Do not take castoreum if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.

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.

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