Great Plantain

How does Great Plantain work?

Great plantain contains substances which might help decrease pain and swelling (inflammation), decrease mucous (phlegm) production, and open airways. It might also be able to kill bacteria and fungi.

Are there safety concerns?

Great plantain seems to be safe when taken by mouth by most adults. But it may cause some side effects including diarrhea and low blood pressure.

It might be UNSAFE to apply great plantain to the skin. It can cause allergic skin reactions.

Special Precautions & Warnings:

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's UNSAFE to use great plantain if you are pregnant. Great plantain can affect the uterus and might increase the chance of having a miscarriage.

Not enough is known about the safety of using great plantain if you are breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

Melon allergy: People who are allergic to melons might also be allergic to great plantain. Avoid use if you have this type of allergy.

Plantain allergy: Avoid using great plantain if you are allergic to any member of the plantain family.


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