Cotton

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How does Cotton work?

Cotton root bark might help stimulate menstrual flow, induce labor and delivery, and act as a male contraceptive.

Are there safety concerns?

Cotton seems safe for most people to use short-term.

Do not use cotton if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • You have a bladder condition.
  • You have a kidney condition.
  • You have a genital condition.

Dosing considerations for Cotton.

The appropriate dose of cotton depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for cotton. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.


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