Turnera diffusa (Damiana) (cont.)

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DOSING: There are no established doses. The dose for one commercial product for adults is one capsule (450 mg) three times daily, preferably with meals. Capsules may be place in meals. Individuals should consult their doctor before taking Turnera diffusa compounds.

DRUG INTERACTIONS: There are no established drug interactions with Turnera diffusa.

PREGNANCY: There are no adequate studies of Turnera diffusa use in pregnant women. It is not intended for use by pregnant women.

NURSING MOTHERS: It is not known whether Turnera diffusa enters breast milk; therefore, it is best to be cautious before using it in nursing mothers.

SIDE EFFECTS: There are no adverse effects reported.

RERFERENCES:

Medscape. Damiana (Herbs/Suppl)

National Institute of Health Dietary Supplement Label Database. Turnera diffusa.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/24/2014


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