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Description

Apiol is a naturally occurring compound found in parsley and other plants. It is used as a flavoring agent in food and beverages, as well as a fragrance in cosmetics and perfumes. Apiol is also used in traditional medicine to treat a variety of ailments, including menstrual cramps, headaches, and digestive problems.

However, apiol can be toxic in large doses. Symptoms of apiol toxicity include nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, dizziness, and confusion. In extreme cases, apiol toxicity can lead to seizures, coma, and even death.

Associated brand names:
  ▸  Apiolum
  ▸  Apiolin
  ▸  Apioline
  ▸  Apiolene
  ▸  Apiolinum

Synonyms
  • apiol
  • apiole
  • camphre de persil
  • parsley apiol
  • parsley apiole
  • parsley camphor
Classifications
  • supplement

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