inhibits leukotriene synthesis to provide therapy in rheumatologic illness. 2 Interactions edit Because borage oil can theoretically lower the seizure threshold due to its GLA content, it could therefore trigger a seizure in users of phenothiazines or tricyclic antidepressants. The improvement appears to last for up to 24 weeks. 1 The German Federal Health Agency specifies consumption to be limited to 1 ug of UPA daily. Likely unsafe when products containing a dangerous chemicals called pyrrolizidine alkaloids (PAs) are taken by mouth.
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"Pyrrolizidine alkaloid content in crude and processed borage oil from different processing stages". 5 Adverse effects edit Borage oil may contain the pyrrolizidine alkaloid amabiline, 6 7 8 which is hepatotoxic leading to a risk of liver damage. Journal of Planar Chromatography-Modern TLC. Improvement is measured as a decrease in the number and severity of tender and swollen joints. Borage is also used to increase breast milk production and to treat bronchitis and colds. 1 Borage oil may be unsafe during pregnancy because preliminary studies suggest borage oil has a teratogenic effect and that its prostaglandin E agonist action may cause premature labor. Its flowers and leaves, as well as the oil from its seeds are used as medicine. Early research suggests that taking borage oil daily for 12 weeks improves gum inflammation but does not reduce plaque in people with periodontitis. Contents, biology edit, effects edit, gLA is converted to dihomo-linolenic acid (dgla a precursor to a variety of the 1-series prostaglandins and the 3-series leukotrienes. It is also used for rheumatoid arthritis (RA swelling of the gums, stress, premenstrual syndrome (PMS diabetes, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (adhd acute respiratory distress syndrome (ards alcoholism, pain and swelling (inflammation asthma, and for preventing heart disease and stroke. "Status Epilepticus Associated with Borage Oil Ingestion". 2 There is insufficient scientific evidence to determine the effectiveness of borage for a majority of these uses.