- (Oral usage) may inhibit blood clotting, cause drug interactions, cause skin & mucous membrane sensitization.
- Contraindications: May interact with pethidine, MAOIs or SSRIs, anticoagulant medication, major surgery, peptic ulcer, hemophilia & other bleeding disorders.
- Avoid using during pregnancy and lactation as Clove may contain methyleugenol which inhibits blood clotting and can cause embryotoxicity.
- Clove bud or leaf is high in phenols and can be toxic to cats. Read more about Essential Oils Toxicity for Cats.