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07 Jan 2003

Eucalyptus Ingestion (Not oil!)
I eat Eucalyptus sweets EVERY DAY and would like to know if there are any serious health risks involved. Could this potentially negatively affect my stomach? I have irregular Irritable Bowl Syndrome (Prikkelende Derm Sindroom), which gets bad as stress increases, but sometimes vanishes altogether and I need to know if continued ingestion of eucalyptus could adversely affect my colon. Thank you for your time, I look forward to your response.
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CyberDoc
CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

BE, it has the potential of drying out your mucous membranes and thus irritating your bowels even more. You will have to eat a lot of sweets before it will pose a serious health risk. Good luck.
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