Which Essential Oils Can Be Taken Internally
Peppermint oil has been safely used in many clinical trials to relieve stomach problems and cold symptoms. The side effects are limited, but may include heartburn or nausea if taken orally (by mouth) as well as abdominal pain with dry mouth.
Are Essential Oils Fda Approved
The FDA has not approved any essential oil products as drugs because they lack the required standard for safety and effectiveness – so anytime someone tries to make a claim about their potential therapeutic use, there is always this disclaimer: “These statements haven’t been evaluated by Food & Drug Administration.”