In this Article
- What other names is Colocynth known by?
- What is Colocynth?
- How does Colocynth work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Colocynth.
Ingestion of even very small amounts of colocynth can cause severe irritation of the stomach and intestine lining, bloody diarrhea, kidney damage, bloody urine, and inability to urinate. Other side effects include convulsions, paralysis, and death.
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