Dosage and how to use
- Children and adolescents (1 to 17 years) : Consult a health care practitioner
- Adults (18 years and older): To help during periods of fatigue, take ½ to 1 ½ tablespoons (7,5 ml to 22,5 ml) per day with breakfast.
To help during periods of mental fatigue, take ½ tablespoon (7,5 ml) twice a day with a meal.
Do not use if you are pregnant, breast feeding, not for children, if you have a fever, have a serious illness, asthma, emphysema, cardiac disorders, coagulation problems, if you are a woman that has suffered from hormone-dependant pathologies such as breast cancer, cancer of the uterus, ovaries, endometriosis or uterine fibroids, or if the risk of any of these disorders is high, in case of hemorrhaging, coronary thrombosis, if taking stimulants (including significant use of caffeinated drinks), antipsychotic drugs, hormone therapy, not for people that have received an organ transplant or those that take Ginkgo, Withania, warfarin, vitamins and minerals or other compounds. Preferably, ginseng should be taken separately from any other nutritional supplement.
Precautions and warnings
Use precaution in case of diabetes, hay fever, fibro-cystic breasts, insomnia or schizophrenia. It is recommended that an individual considering using ginseng get an evaluation of the positive and negative drug interactions as used by this person. With regards to diabetes, increased monitoring of blood sugar levels should be carried out. Consult your physician so that they may readjust the dose of your classic hypoglycemic medication. Consult a health professional if symptoms persist or worsen.
- Do not use if the security seal is broken.
- Keep out of the reach of children.
- Shake well before use.
- Keep refrigerated after opening.
Known side effects
May cause hypertension, diarrhea, insomnia, skin rashes, nervousness and hypertonia, allergic symptoms and asthma. Less frequently: mastodynias, vaginal bleeding, amenorrhea, tachycardia and palpitations, arrhythmia, hypotension, swelling, loss of appetite, hyperpyrexia, itchiness, headaches, dizziness, euphoria and mania may occur. Less common effects may include: cerebral arteritis, Steven-Johnson syndrome, cholestatic hepatitis and anaphylaxis. Cease using if any of these symptoms occur and consult a health practitioner.