- What other names is Germander known by?
- What is Germander?
- How does Germander work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Germander.
Despite serious safety concerns, people take germander for treating gallbladder conditions, fever, stomachaches, and mild diarrhea; as a digestive aid, germ-killer, and "rinse for gout;" and to help with weight loss.
Some people use germander as a mouthwash to freshen the breath and kill germs in the mouth.
In manufacturing, germander is used as a flavoring in alcoholic beverages.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Gallbladder conditions.
- Weight loss.
- Use as a germ-killer (antiseptic).
- Use as a mouthwash.
- 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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