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vomiting, dizziness, tremors, kidney damage, seizures and other side effects, especially when taken long-term or in large amounts.
There isn't enough information to know whether oriental arborvitae can be safely applied to the skin.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It might be UNSAFE to use oriental arborvitae if you are pregnant. It contains a chemical called thujone, which might cause the uterus to contract. Don't use oriental arborvitae if you are pregnant.
Porphyria, an inherited condition. Oriental arborvitae might make porphyria worse.
Kidney problems: Oriental arborvitae might make kidney disease worse.
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