Thuja

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What other names is Thuja known by?

American Arborvitae, Arborvitae, Cedar Leaf Oil, Cèdre, Cèdre Blanc, Cèdre Blanc de l'Est, Cèdre Blanc du Nord, Cèdre Commun, Eastern Arborvitae, Eastern White Cedar, Hackmatack, Huile de Feuilles de Cèdre, Northern White Cedar, Swamp Cedar, Thuga, Thuja, Thuja occidentalis, Thuya, Thuya du Canada, Thuya d'Occident, Tree of Life, White Cedar.

What is Thuja?

Thuja is a tree. The leaves and leaf oil are used as a medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Stimulating immune function, bronchitis, pneumonia, skin infections, herpes infections, nerve pain, strep throat, abortions, arthritis, joint pain, muscle aches, skin diseases, cancer, warts, and use as an insect repellent.

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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