July 29, 2016

Cypress Spurge

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What other names is Cypress Spurge known by?

Euforbia, Euforbia Ciprés, Euphorbe Cyprès, Euphorbe Faux-Cyprès, Euphorbe à Feuilles de Cyprès, Euphorbe Petit-Cyprès, Euphorbia cyparissias, Lechetrezna, Rhubarbe des Pauvres, Rhubarbe du Paysan.

What is Cypress Spurge?

Cypress spurge is a plant. The flowering plant and root are used to make medicine.

Despite serious safety concerns, people take cypress spurge for breathing disorders, diarrhea, and skin diseases.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Breathing disorders.
  • Diarrhea.
  • Skin diseases.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of cypress spurge 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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