Latin Name: Commiphora myrrha
Uses: indigestion, ulcers, colds, cough, asthma, lung congestion, arthritis, cancer, leprosy, spasms, syphilis, oral swelling, gingivitis, loose teeth, canker sores, bad breath, chapped lips, hemorrhoids, bedsores, wounds, abrasions, boils
Safety Concerns: Safe in small amounts. May cause a skin rash when applied directly to the skin. May cause diarrhea if ingested. Large doses are not safe, 2-4 grams can cause kidney and heart issues. It may lower blood sugar so diabetics need to be cautious when using. May make a fever, systemic inflammation worse.
Always consult your physician before taking any medicinal products. This general information is not intended to diagnose any medical condition or to replace your healthcare professional. Consult with your healthcare professional to see if the product is appropriate for you. If you experience any pain or adverse side-effects, stop and consult your healthcare provider immediately.