July 26, 2016

Cat's Foot

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What other names is Cat's Foot known by?

Antennaire, Antennaire Dioïque, Antennaria dioica, Antennariase Dioicae Flos, Cat's Ear Flower, Cudweed, Gnaphalium dioicum, Katsenpfotchenbluten, Life Everlasting, Mountain Everlasting, Patte de Chat, Pie de Gato, Pied de Chat Dioïque.

What is Cat's Foot?

Cat's foot is a plant. Its fresh or dried flowers are used to make medicine.

People take cat's foot to treat intestinal disease and water retention.

Be careful not to confuse cat's foot with cat's claw or with ground ivy, which is sometimes called cat's foot.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Intestinal disease.
  • Water retention.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of cat's foot 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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