How does Wormseed work?

Wormseed contains a chemical which may kill worms which infest the stomach and intestines.

Are there safety concerns?

Wormseed is UNSAFE when taken by mouth.

Side effects can occur even at low doses, with symptoms such as diarrhea, vision problems, kidney problems, muscle twitching, seizures, and death. Allergic reactions have occurred in people who are allergic to other plants and herbs in the Asteraceae/Compositae family. Members of this family include daisies, ragweed, chrysanthemums, marigolds, and many other herbs.

Do not use wormseed if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • You are sensitive to plants such as ragweed, chrysanthemums, marigolds, and daisies.

Dosing considerations for Wormseed.

The appropriate dose of wormseed 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 wormseed. 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.

Therapeutic Research Faculty copyright

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.