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, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.
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