+ Minor Arthritis Pain
+ Sore Muscles
(!) Avoid medications that slow blood clotting : include aspirin, clopidogrel (Plavix), diclofenac (Voltaren, Cataflam), ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin), naproxen (Anaprox, Naprosn), dalteparin (Fragmin), enoxaparin (Lovenox), heparin, warfarin (Coumadin), and others. Arnica may slow blood clotting. Taking arnica along with medications that also slow clotting might increase the chances of bleeding and bruising. *Be cautious with this combination.
(!) Heart conditions : Don't take it if you have a fast heart rate.
**The Canadian government is concerned enough about the safety of arnica to prohibit its use as a food ingredient.
(X) Contact with the plant, if allergic to ragweed family, can also cause skin irritation.
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