Supplement: Larch Turpentine

Supplement: Larch Turpentine

Supplement: Larch Turpentine

Larch Turpentine

Larch Turpentine

Larch Turpentine

Other Names:

Abies gmelinii, European Larch, Gmelinii, Larix dahurica, Larix decidua, Larix europaea, Larix gmelinii var. gmelinii, Larix occidentalis, Mélèze Commun, Mélèze de Dahurie, Mélèze d’Europe, Mélèze de l’Ouest, Mélèze Pleureur, Pinus larix, Térébenthine de Mélèze, Térébenthine du Mélèze, Terebinthina Laricina, Terebinthina Veneta, Trementina del Alerce Europeo, Venetian Turpentine.

Larch turpentine is an oily substance taken from the trunk of a Larix decidua tree.

Larch turpentine is applied to the skin for treating nerve pain, joint pain, boils, fevers, colds, cough, bronchitis, tendency toward infection, blood pressure problems, and mouth and throat swelling and pain (inflammation).

When applied to the skin, larch turpentine can increase blood flow and prevent the growth of bacteria.

Insufficient Evidence for:

Nerve pain.
Joint pain.
Blood pressure problems.
Swelling (inflammation) of the mouth and throat.
Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of larch turpentine for these uses.

Larch turpentine seems safe when used on unbroken skin. It might be UNSAFE when taken by mouth, applied to damaged or broken skin, or inhaled. When used improperly, larch turpentine can cause side effects such as allergic skin reactions, kidney problems, nerve system damage, or lung problems.

Special Precautions & Warnings:

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of larch turpentine during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Bronchitis: Don’t inhale larch turpentine if you have bronchitis. It could make your condition worse.
We currently have no information for LARCH TURPENTINE Interactions.

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