How does Hazelnut work?
Hazelnut contains oil, protein, and fiber. There isn't enough information to know how hazelnut might work for medicinal uses.
Are there safety concerns?
Hazelnut seems to be safe for most people in food amounts. But some people are allergic to hazelnuts and have had serious allergic reactions including life-threatening breathing problems (anaphylaxis
). Hazelnuts have also been associated with one reported outbreak of botulism
from contaminated yogurt.
Dosing considerations for Hazelnut.
The appropriate dose of hazelnut 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 hazelnut. 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.