- What other names is Artemisia Herba-alba known by?
- What is Artemisia Herba-alba?
- How does Artemisia Herba-alba work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Artemisia Herba-alba.
People take Artemisia herba-alba for cough, stomach and intestinal upset, the common cold, measles, diabetes, yellowed skin (jaundice), anxiety, irregular heartbeat, and muscle weakness. It is also used for parasitic infections such as roundworms, pinworms, tapeworms, hookworms, and flukes.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Diabetes. Developing research suggests that taking an Artemisia herba-alba water extract might lower blood sugar levels in some people with type 2 diabetes.
- Parasitic infections such as roundworms, pinworms, tapeworms, hookworms, and flukes. There is some evidence that taking an Artemisia herba-alba water extract might reduce symptoms and cure pinworm infections in adults and children after 3 days of treatment.
- Stomach upset.
- Common cold.
- Irregular heartbeat.
- Muscle weakness.
- Other conditions.
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