Squill

How does Squill work?

The chemicals in squill affect the heart. They can also thin mucus secretions in the lungs.

Are there safety concerns?

Squill is unsafe when taken by mouth. It causes stomach irritation, loss of appetite, diarrhea, vomiting, headache, vision changes, depression, confusion, hallucinations, irregular heartbeat, and skin rash. More serious side effects such as seizures, life-threatening abnormal heart rhythms, and death have occurred.

Do not take squill if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
 

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Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.


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