Who Should Not Take Heal-N-Soothe?

Who Should Not Take Heal-N-Soothe?

The pain relief product Heal-n-Soothe should not be taken by children under 13, or pregnant or lactating women, according to Progressive Health. Patients taking antibiotics or blood thinners should consult their doctor before taking Heal-n-Soothe.

The ingredients in Heal-n-Soothe interact with several medications and can affect a several medical conditions, claims Progressive Health. Because Heal-n-Soothe contains proteolytic enzymes that are known to thin the blood, patients taking blood thinners, such as warfarin, aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, should consult their doctor before taking Heal-n-Soothe. Ingredients in Heal-n-Soothe may also increase the absorption of antibiotics, so the side effects of certain antibiotics might be magnified in people taking Heal-n-Soothe.