Royal Jelly is a secretion from honeybee, which is a mixture of water, vitamins, protein, sugar, some fats, minerals, salt and amino acids. It has many benefits and is used during hay fever, reduces liver diseases, ulcers in stomach, skin problems, fractures, menopause symptoms and asthma. It is also used as anti agent and increases immunity. Royal Jelly has been used since ages and it also helps increasing the longevity and energizes the body. But apart from its benefits the Royal Honeybee has many side effects as well, which a lot of people are unaware of.
Side Effects Of Royal Jelly
Anyone who is allergic to bee sting, should not take the jelly as it increases the chances of causing eczema if it consumed on regular basis. It can have an itching sensation and remember to not touch your body with bare hands, where it is itching as it might spread. Apply an ointment or oil in the areas where it is itching with the help of cotton and gently dab it all over. Do this twice daily and it will be fine soon.
Having Royal Jelly in large quantity regularly can cause to dizziness or light- headedness. Avoid having too much of royal jelly. Sometimes after eating jelly you might feel as if you will faint in no time, so to avoid this drink 8-10 glasses of water in a day and workout for few minutes. This will not only help you reduce the dizziness effect will also keep you healthy.
Causes Skin Rashes
Royal honey does not suit everyone, as those who are allergic to normal honey can be allergic to Royal jelly. These red rashes occur on the body and are red in color. Sometime you might also see bumps on your body, be careful not to touch them. Remedy to get rid of these rashes is by mixing baking soda with water on the rashes. Use cotton and gently apply the mixture on the rash. Do it twice daily and you will see the results.
Coughing sometimes can be really painful. Having too much of royal jelly causes coughing. The cough is noisy and loud and it also hurts the throat if not treated on time. A quick medicine is to have ginger tea, it will instantly soothe your throat and will also reduce coughing.
If you re pregnant and you are still eating royal jelly there is a possibility that you will feel like vomiting and uneasy. So during pregnancy avoid royal Jelly. You can avoid this is either by having ginger tea, lime water, fruit juices which are rich in vitamin or any milk products such as breads or toasts and go for a walk outside. This will help you from this feeling instantly.
Stomach upset is the most common side effect found in those who consume royal jelly fish regularly and in huge quantity. To deal with it, you can eat bananas or have whole wheat bread or brown rice. In such cases having tea with a flavor of peppermint also works wonder.
Harmful For Asthmatics
Anyone who has Asthma should not take in royal jelly as it can spoil the condition more and may cause breathlessness. If in case you have had royal jelly, and you can’t breathe properly you should call your nearest hospital and must call for an ambulance for safety purposes as there is possibility that it might risk your health and spoil it more.
Causes Eye Irritation
There is a chance that after having royal jelly, you might feel that your eyes are itching and it can cause redness and can make it puffy. Too much of jelly consumption can also make your eyes watery and causes irritation in your eyes, which can be harmful. Make sure that you do not touch your eyes with hands that are not sanitized. Wash your hands and then wash your eyes with cold water. It will reduce the redness and puffiness of your eyes.
Difficult To Inhale And Exhale
After consuming royal Jelly, you might feel a pain in chest and can find it difficult to breathe. If this problem occurs often, all you can do is to reduce the consumption and also talk to your doctor before the intake, so that he can suggest you if it is good for your health or not. Taking chance in such case can be a bad idea.
Can lead to Death
After discussing all the side effects, death is the last side effect, which can happen because of the consumption of royal jelly. The reason behind it is that a person who has a weak digestive system and cannot digest food easily finds it really tough to digest even light food, then they should completely avoid the intake of Royal Jelly. It is the least thing that can happen, but is the most dangerous side effect and anyone with weak digestive system should just avoid this Royal Jelly. After all life is more important than anything.