People have used savin tops to end a pregnancy (abortion), but there are serious safety concerns, including toxic effects and death.. Some people apply a powder made from savin tops directly to the skin to treat genital warts, but this can cause severe irritation.
Uses & Effectiveness
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When applied to the skin: Savin tops and the oil obtained from them are POSSIBLY UNSAFE. They can cause blisters and severe skin irritation and damage.
Special Precautions and Warnings
When applied to the skin: Savin tops and the oil obtained from them are POSSIBLY UNSAFE. They can cause blisters and severe skin irritation and damage. Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Savin tops are UNSAFE to take by mouth or apply to the skin if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. They might cause a miscarriage, and even small quantities can cause death.
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