Yerba Santa

How does Yerba Santa work?

Yerba santa contains chemicals that are thought to loosen mucus in the chest and may increase urination.

Are there safety concerns?

Yerba santa seems to be safe when taken by mouth for most adults, but the potential side effects are not known.

There isn't enough information to know whether yerba santa is safe when put on the skin.

Do not use yerba santa if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
 

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