Black Pepper Scientific Name
Black Pepper Other Names
Hindi: Kalimirch, Maricha, Vellaja
What is Black Pepper?
Common forms of Black Pepper
Black Pepper is commonly used for:
Black Pepper Dosage
Black Pepper Side-effects and Warnings
Not so common side-effects: Not known.
Pregnant women: Avoid therapeutic doses as it can induce abortion.
Children: Safe when taken by mouth in amounts commonly found in foods. However, lower doses are advisable.
Large doses of black pepper powder by mouth may get into lungs causing accidental death.