Medicinal plants can interact with prescription medication, and cause severe allergic reactions, (multi-)organ failure, and death. Only use preparations as indicated by a qualified health professional.

Pennyroyal blooms and leaves

For example, Mentha pulegium (pennyroyal) can cause liver damage. Concentrated oil can cause convulsions, shock, and multi-organ failure. Photo source: Wikipedia

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