Contraindications: Avoid St John’s Wort During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding. St John’s Wort should not be used internally during pregnancy unless prescribed by a qualified medical herbalist trained to degree level in the appropriate use of these substances.
Caution: Please check with your doctor or medical herbalist if you are taking any prescribed medications as St John’s Wort may affect the way they work, including the contraceptive pill. Contraindicated in severe depression. Avoid in known photosensitivity, avoid excessive exposure to full sun or UVA. Seek alternative treatment if no significant response in 6 weeks. Discontinue at least 3 days prior to general anaesthesia.