Safety information for Garlic Essential Oil
Please visit our General Essential Oil Safety Information
page for important safety guidelines on using essential oils.Specific Safety Information:
USE WITH CAUTION IN AROMATHERAPY. Use with caution orally in those with blood coagulation problems and avoid orally in thyroid disease. A definite potential allergen, and some irritancy is suspected. Patch testing would be prudent before dermal application, which is not recommended. Should not be used on hypersensitive, diseased or damaged skin. Extreme caution also warranted regarding application to mucous membrane. See essential oil
Safety by Robert Tisserand and Tony Balacs, published by Churchill Livingstone in 1995 page 217.