- What other names is Adrenal Extract known by?
- What is Adrenal Extract?
- How does Adrenal Extract work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Adrenal Extract.
By mouth, adrenal extract is used for low adrenal function, fatigue, stress, lowered resistance to illness, severe allergies, asthma, certain skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis, and rheumatoid arthritis.
Some people put adrenal extract under the tongue for physical or emotional stress, poor stress tolerance, general fatigue, allergies, autoimmune disorders, depression, pain and swelling (inflammation), low blood pressure, low blood sugar, drug and alcohol withdrawal, and discontinuation of cortisone drugs.
Intravenously, adrenal extract has been used for treating low adrenal function, high levels of potassium in the blood, and ulcerative colitis, and for preventing miscarriage.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Low adrenal function.
- Fighting off illness.
- Skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.
- Rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
- Low blood pressure.
- Low blood sugar.
- Drug and alcohol withdrawal.
- 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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