August 30, 2016

Cassie Absolute

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What other names is Cassie Absolute known by?

Absolu de Cassier, Acacia farnesiana, Acacia Jaune, Acacia Odorant, Cassie, Cassie Ancienne, Cassie du Levant, Cassier, Huisache, Mimosa de Farnèse, Mimosa farnesiana, Popinac Absolute, Sweet Acacia.

What is Cassie Absolute?

Cassie absolute is an extract of the flower of Acacia farnesiana. It is used for medicine.

Cassie absolute is used for fever, rheumatoid arthritis (RA), tuberculosis, diarrhea, muscle spasms, and stomach cancer. It is also used as a stimulant and to increase sexual desire (as an aphrodisiac).

Some people put cassie absolute on the skin to treat dryness. It is also used topically to kill insects.

In India, tea made from Acacia farnesiana is used for gonorrhea, and the root is chewed for sore throat.

In foods and beverages, cassie absolute is used for flavoring.

In manufacturing, cassie absolute is used as a fragrance in perfumes.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Spasms.
  • Diarrhea.
  • Fever.
  • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
  • Tuberculosis.
  • Gonorrhea.
  • Sore throat.
  • Stomach cancer.
  • Use as an insecticide.
  • Use as a stimulant.
  • Increasing sexual desire (use as an aphrodisiac).
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of cassie absolute for these uses.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).


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