The suggestions and treatments described in the Castopak are for information and educational purposes only. They should not replace direct supervision of a qualified health practitioner. If you have any concerns regarding your health, please consult your General Practitioner.


Do not use castor oil during pregnancy or whilst breast feeding.

The product has a natural shelf-life. The bamboo pad will discolour with use.

Castor oil can stain. Ensure you protect both clothing and bedding if you leave the cloth on overnight.


Castor oil packs are generally not recommended during pregnancy, over areas of active bleeding (wounds, ulcers, during menses), in cases of suspected appendicitis, or with bleeding disorders. Also exercise caution with individuals who have neuropathy, skin sensitivity, chemical sensitivity, or uncontrolled hypertension.

If you have any concerns about using castor oil, it is advisable that before you apply Castopak you do a skin test to ensure that you are not sensitive to castor oil.

Place a small amount of castor oil on your wrist, if no reaction occurs you can then proceed with the Castopak therapy.

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