Last update June 18, 2014
Floral summit of shrub is used. It contains essential oil (camphone and beta-pinene).
Indication after Commission E of German Ministry of Health: none, since no beneficial effect has been shown.
It may be a cause of dermatitis and bronchial spasm. Oil is toxic to CNS: cases of severe intoxication on children and adults have been reported. Consider not to use it at all.
We do not have alternatives for Hyssop.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team of health professionals, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it. The pharmaceutical industry contraindicates breastfeeding, mistakenly and without scientific reasons, in most of the drug data sheets.
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