Tung Seed

How does Tung Seed work?

Tung seed contains various substances which might stimulate the bowels and cause sweating. It also contains toxic chemicals, such as cyanide.

Are there safety concerns?

Tung seed is UNSAFE when taken by mouth. It can cause severe stomach pain, violent vomiting, breathing problems, and possibly death.

There isn't enough information to know if tung seed is safe when applied directly to the skin.

Dosing considerations for Tung Seed.

The appropriate dose of tung seed 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 tung seed. 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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