Our primary objective at KININ ® is to create and distribute a safe and reliable product. The KININ portable aromatherapy delivery system is not an e-cigarette, as it does not contain tobacco, nicotine, or artificial chemicals/flavorings. In addition, the base used for our essential oil blends is a food grade, organic, palm-baed vegetable glycerin.
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Allergic reactions can occur with KININ, and can lead to meaningful health-related issues including anaphylaxis. The overwhelming majority of issues listed below are are not likely to be problematic in the extremely low dosages found within KININ diffusers, and we have not yet had a report of an allergic reaction to any of our products.
Below is an alphabetical list of the most common complication known to be associated with essential oils that are either included in our products or that we are considering using in our products . Note, these have not specifically been noted with KININ, but please read these in order to ensure you are using a product that is safe for you:
Bergamot:May hinder the absorption of certain medications. Bergamot may also affect absorption of potassium which may cause muscle cramping.
Bitter Orange: Should not be taken by those with high blood pressure or glaucoma.
As bitter orange is a stimulant, it may interact with a variety of anti-depressants, blood pressure medications, heartbeat regulating medication, and other stimulants.
Black Pepper: Should not be taken by pregnant women in therapeutic doses.
Chamomile: May cause vomiting if ingested in very large amounts.
Roman chamomile may cause an allergic reaction in people who are sensitive to the Asteraceae/Compositae family. Members of this family include ragweed, chrysanthemums, marigolds, daisies, and many others.
Cinnamon: Should not be taken by pregnant women in therapeutic doses as it may act as a uterine stimulant.
Clary Sage: Should not be used during or after alcohol or other recreational narcotic consumption and may cause headaches when used in large quantities.
Copaiba: May cause stomach problems and nausea in large doses.
Eucalyptus: Should be avoided by people with high blood pressure. Those with asthma and trouble breathing should use eucalyptus with caution.
Frankincense:May cause nausea or stomach pain.
Ginger:May interfere with blood clotting and should not be taken in conjunction with blood thinning medication.
Jasmine: Has been reported to produce migraine headaches and to worsen estrogen-dependent tumors.
Lavender: May accentuate the effects of central nervous system depressants, such as narcotics and alcohol.
Lemongrass: Has been reported to aggravate glaucoma and prostatic hyperplasia.
Peppermint: May cause diarrhea, nausea, and respiratory problems if used in large amounts. It should be avoided by those with gastroesophageal reflux disease and gallbladder problems. As peppermint is a stimulant, it may interfere with sleep if taken in large doses close to one’s bedtime.
Rosemary: Has the potential to cause seizures in large doses.
Sage: Should not be used in the presence of seizure disorders or high blood pressure.
Spearmint: May cause headaches, nausea, and lightheadedness if inhaled for a prolonged period of time.
Tea Tree: Can cause nausea, vomiting, hallucinations, muscle weakness and blood cell abnormalities.
Vanilla: May cause nausea and headaches if the user is exposed to its scent for a long period of time. In severe cases, vanilla may have adverse effects on the nervous system.
Ylang Ylang: May cause nausea and headaches.
Physical devices similar to those from which our vapors are produced have been known to heat up excessively and/or explode and can cause damage if this happens. The physical device is dangerous if used in any way than indicated in the instructions and should not be permitted to be around children. Eco pods are small and can be a choking hazard. KININ, Inc cannot be held liable for any injuries or damages that occur from any such event, including from the inhalation of the vapors produced by KININ diffusers.
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