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colic, diarrhea, and severe irritation to the stomach, intestines, and urinary tract when taken by mouth.
The fresh plant is also UNSAFE when applied to the skin. With extended skin contact, the fresh plant can cause slow-healing blisters and burns.
There isn't enough information to know whether it is safe to take dried clematis by mouth or apply the dried plant to the skin.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's UNSAFE to take fresh clematis by mouth or apply it to the skin if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Not enough is known about the safety of taking dried clematis by mouth or applying it to the skin. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
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