How does Fumitory work?
Fumitory contains a substance that may reduce spasms of the bile duct or gut.
Are there safety concerns?
Fumitory is POSSIBLY SAFE
for most adults when taken by mouth in the recommended amounts for a short period of time. But taking large amounts of fumitory by mouth is POSSIBLY UNSAFE
. It can cause trembling, convulsions, and death.
Don't use eye drop preparations of fumitory that haven't been commercially sterilized. You might get an eye infection if the drops contain bacteria.
Special Precautions & Warnings:
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
: There is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking fumitory if you are pregnant
or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Dosing considerations for Fumitory.
The appropriate dose of fumitory 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 fumitory. 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.