- What other names is Alpine Ragwort known by?
- What is Alpine Ragwort?
- How does Alpine Ragwort work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Alpine Ragwort.
Despite serious safety concerns, people take alpine ragwort to treat diabetes, high blood pressure, and spasms. It is also used to control bleeding, especially after tooth extraction.
Some women use it to cause the uterus to contract.
Don't confuse golden ragwort (Senecio aureus) with alpine ragwort. Both are sometimes called "squaw weed."
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- High blood pressure.
- Uncontrolled bleeding.
- Other conditions.
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