heart disease and lower cholesterol. However, in animal studies, peanut oil has been shown to clog arteries, and this would increase the risk for heart disease.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Peanut oil is safe in amounts found in food, but there's not enough information to know if it's safe in the larger amounts that are used as medicine. Stick to normal food amounts if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Allergy to peanuts, soybeans, and related plants: Peanut oil can cause serious allergic reactions in people who are allergic to peanuts, soybeans, and other members of the Fabaceae plant family.
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