How does Verbena work?
Verbena contains chemicals that might reduce inflammation.
Are there safety concerns?
Verbena is LIKELY SAFE
for most people when taken by mouth in food amounts and POSSIBLY SAFE
when taken by mouth in small amounts as part of a combination product containing gentian root, elderflower, sorrel, and cowslip flower (SinuComp, Sinupret). There isn't enough information to know if verbena is safe when used in medicinal amounts other than as part of the combination product. The combination product can cause digestive system
upset and occasionally allergic
Special Precautions & Warnings:
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
: There is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking verbena if you are pregnant
or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.