Melissa officinalis (Lemon Balm) (cont.)

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DRUG INTERACTIONS: Lemon balm might interact with thyroid medications and sedatives.

PREGNANCY: Pregnant women should not take or use lemon balm.

NURSING MOTHERS: Women who are breastfeeding should not take or use lemon balm.

SIDE EFFECTS: Side effects of lemon balm are hypersensitivity reactions, sedation, and skin irritation.

REFERENCE: Science.gov.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/25/2014


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