PERILLA Overview Information
Perilla is an herb. The leaf and seed are used to make medicine.
Perilla is used for treating asthma. It is also used for nausea, sunstroke, inducing sweating, and to reduce muscle spasms.
In foods, perilla is used as a flavoring.
In manufacturing, perilla seed oil is used commercially in the production of varnishes, dyes, and inks.
How does it work?
Perilla contains chemicals that might decrease swelling and affect other chemicals that cause asthma symptoms.
- Causing sweating.
- Relieving spasms.
- Other conditions.
PERILLA Side Effects & Safety
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of perilla during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
The appropriate dose of perilla 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 perilla. 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.