- What other names is German Chamomile known by?
- What is German Chamomile?
- Is German Chamomile effective?
- How does German Chamomile work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for German Chamomile.
There isn't enough information to know if German chamomile is effective for the other conditions people use it for, including: upset stomach, insomnia, skin conditions, stuffy nose, gas, diarrhea, menstrual cramps, and others.
Possibly Effective for...
- Treating or preventing swelling and deterioration (mucositis) of the mouth lining caused by radiation therapy and some types of chemotherapy.
- Upset stomach (dyspepsia), when a combination of German chamomile and five other herbs is used.
- Colic in breastfed infants when used in combination with other herbs.
Possibly Ineffective for...
- Preventing skin irritation caused by radiation used to treat cancer.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Intestinal gas, travel sickness, nasal swelling (inflammation), hayfever, diarrhea, restlessness, sleeplessness, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), fibromyalgia, stomach and intestinal disorders, menstrual cramps, and 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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