Veriditas Organic Fennel. Foeniculum vulgare
Warm, spicy, sweet scent somewhat similar to anise. Stimulating and cleansing, with antispasmodic and carminative properties. Estrogen-similar may help regulate menses and romote lactation in nursing mothers.
Avoid in pregnancy or epilepsy.
This Veriditas essential oils is listed on theGRASlist of the FDA.
?GRAS ? is an acronym for the phraseGenerallyRecognizedAsSafe. Under sections 201(s) and 409 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (the Act), any substance that is intentionally added to food is a food additive, that is subject to premarket review and approval by FDA, unless the substance is generally recognized, among qualified experts, as having been adequately shown to be safe under the conditions of its intended use, or unless the use of the substance is otherwise excluded from the definition of a food additive.
This particular Veriditas essential oils is labeled without ?external use only ? printed on label implying that you can use these particular oils in food preparations, cooking/baking, medicinal preparations: such as medicinal honeys, cough syrups, tinctures, flower essences etc.
Please note this oil is only recommended for their INTENDED USE as a food additive, as the FDA only allows such approval and does not approve any essential oils or herbs to be used for disease or treating health conditions. Therefore, Veriditas cannot make claims that essential oils have any health benefits.