Common Names: Black Walnut Hulls, Black Walnut, American Walnut Botanical Name: Juglans nigra Black Walnut Dosage: Consult your healthcare professional for correct dosage. Black Walnut Precautions: Do not use topically or orally if pregnant or nursing. Prolonged use is not advised due to the presence of significant quantities of juglone, a known mutagen in animals. It contains walnuts, do not use if you have a nut allergy or sensitivity. This substance is known to be toxic in animals. Prolong use is not recommended. Black walnut might be unsafe when applied to the skin. It contains a chemical called juglone that might cause tongue or lip cancer, especially if applied daily. Medications taken by mouth (Oral drugs) interact with Black Walnut.
Black Walnut Benefits & Information
Black walnut is a rich dietary source of protein, iodine, chromium, potassium, manganese, vitamin A, and vitamin C. Black Walnut Hulls, benefit the cardiovascular system, support digestive function and boosts the immune system. Do not use Black Walnut Shells for long periods, they do contain juglone which is considered a toxic substance. Black Walnut Hulls have antimicrobial, antifungal and anti-parasitic properties. Black Walnut Naturally Occurring Components: mucilaginous, essential oils, juglone, oxalic acid, tannins, gallic acid, ellagic acid, essential fatty acids, calcium, iron, potassium, phosphorus, magnesium, copper, sodium, manganese, chlorine, zinc, iodine, sulfur
DISCLAIMER: This web site is intended for information only. It is not to be used to diagnosis, treat, cure, or in place of medical supervision. Consult with your Naturopathic Doctor, or health care professional. FDA has not evaluated this statement and these products, are not intended for prevention, treatment, cure or mitigation of disease.
Use and Dosage of Products: The FDA currently restricts statements about the functions of herbs or supplements. The herbs we sell are dietary supplements, intended for further processing (tea, tincture, decoction, poultice, compress, eye wash, or encapsulation). We are not able to legally or ethically give medical information, including traditional function information, in this online store. Please consult your local qualified herbalist or a reliable reference manuals for traditional indications and functions of these herbs, as well as dosage and preparation. In many states, acupuncturists are allowed to prescribe these herbs as medicines.
FDA regulation: The guidance document essentially defines any item used to treat, mitigate, cure or prevent a disease as regulated by the FDA.
All prices on this web site are subject to change without notice. Whilst we make every effort to provide you the most accurate, up-to-date information, occasionally, one or more items on our web site may be mis-priced. In the event a product is listed at an incorrect price due to typographical, photographic, or technical error or error in pricing information received from our suppliers, 1stChineseHerbs.com shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price.