Tagetes

How does Tagetes work?

Tagetes contains ingredients that might help decrease swelling (inflammation) and spasms, calm the nerves, and reduce blood pressure.

Are there safety concerns?

There isn't enough information available to know if tagetes is safe. It can cause a skin rash if you touch the plant.

Do not take tagetes if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • You are allergic to ragweed, marigolds, daisies, or related herbs.
 

Dosing considerations for Tagetes.

The appropriate dose of tagetes 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 tagetes. 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.

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