- What other names is Chirata known by?
- What is Chirata?
- How does Chirata work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Chirata.
Chirata is used for fever, constipation, upset stomach, loss of appetite, intestinal worms, skin diseases, and cancer. Some people use it as "a bitter tonic."
In India, it has been used for malaria, when combined with the seeds of divi-divi (Guilandina bonducella).
In manufacturing, chirata is used in alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Worm infestations.
- Upset stomach.
- Loss of appetite.
- Skin diseases.
- Other conditions.
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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