Resources | Health News | Therapies | Fitness

Bayberry Side Effects, Interactions and Warnings

  • Bayberry pollen extract is allergenic, and the Southern bayberry tree fulfills Thommen's criteria defining aeroallergen-producing plants.
    - J Allergy Clin Immunol 1992 Sep;90(3 Pt 1):312-8 -- Nasal and bronchial provocation challenges with bayberry (Myrica cerifera) pollen extract. -- Jacinto CM, Nelson RP, Bucholtz GA, Fernandez-Caldas E, Trudeau WL, Lockey RF

  • May cause allergic reaction similar to hay fever.
    - Hay fever from Southern Wax-Myrtle (Myrica cerifera): a case report. -- Prince HE, et al. -- Ann Allergy. 1977 Apr;38(4):252-4.

  • Not recommended if you are pregnant or nursing.

  • May cause gastrointestinal distress. Use caution if you have a digestive disorder.

last update: March 2014

This information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. You should not use this material to diagnose or treat a health condition or disease without consulting with your healthcare provider.
Privacy Policy  © 1998-2017 Personal Health Zone
Click above for Service Agreement and Contact Information. Accessing this service binds you to terms stated. Advertisements appear throughout this website as a means of funding the site. This site is updated monthly and operates independently of any health associations or organizations. The owner of this site has no medical training and the information presented comes from government resources and health professionals in their respected fields.

Home Page: Personal Health Zone
HONcode accreditation seal. We comply with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.