• Health

    EVENING PRIMROSE

    Uses? Fatty acids deficiencies Premenstrual tension Atopic Eczema Who? Almost everyone Who can’t? People on any type of medication. Check with doctor Pregnant or breast feeding How long? Up to 6 months Side effects? Abdominal discomfort Headache Nausea   Available forms? Capsules, tinctures and cosmetic creams Dose? Follow health professional advice or directions on the package Part used? Seed oil Comes from? Native to easter North America and widely naturalised in Europe and western North America, most seeds for oil production are grown commercially Other names? Foeniculum Vulgare Evening star