May 25, 2016

Water Fennel

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What other names is Water Fennel known by?

Felandrio Acuático, Fenouil Aquatique, Fenouil d'Eau, Fine Leaf Water Dropwort, Horsebane, Oenanthe aquatica, Oenanthe Aquatique, Phellandrie, Water Dropwort, Water Hemlock.

What is Water Fennel?

Water fennel is a plant. The ripe seeds are used to make medicine.

People take water fennel for coughs, intestinal gas, and water retention.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Coughs.
  • Intestinal gas.
  • Water retention.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of water fennel 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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