Organic Castor Oil
The benefits of Castor Oil include:
- boosting immunity
- skin and hair care
- relieving rheumatism
- menstrual disorders
- help induce labor
- improving lactation
Side Effects & Precautions
Castor seeds contain small amounts of a toxin called ricin, which is potentially deadly in concentrated or excess amounts, and castor oil can have side effects including the following:
- Pregnancy: If administered to pregnant women in higher dosages, it may also cause abortion. However, this second mode of birth control can be fatal for the mother too, and is rarely recommended. It can also cause excessive pelvic contractions which can lead to a miscarriage or premature delivery.
- Skin: The skin can sometimes break out when exposed to castor oil as the concentration of chemicals in castor oil make it dangerous.
- Other Side Effects:
- Sore throat, chest pain, and difficulty in breathing