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Mullein

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How does Mullein work?

The chemicals in mullein might have action against the influenza and herpes viruses, and some bacteria that cause respiratory infections.

Are there safety concerns?

There isn't enough information to know if mullein is safe or what the potential side effects might be.

Do not take mullein if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Dosing considerations for Mullein.

The appropriate dose of mullein 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 mullein. 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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