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What other names is Corn Poppy known by?

Amapola, Copperose, Coquelicot, Corn Rose, Cup-Puppy, Grand Coquelicot, Headache, Headwark, Lalpost, Papaver rhoeas, Pavot Coquelicot, Pavot des Moissons, Pavot Rouge, Ponceau, Rakta Posta, Rakta-Posta, Rakta Khakasa, Red Poppy, Rhoeados Flos.

What is Corn Poppy?

Corn poppy is an herb. People use the dried flower to make medicine.

Corn poppy is used for breathing problems, cough, disturbed sleep, and pain.

In foods, corn poppy is an ingredient in some "metabolic" teas.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Breathing problems.
  • Disturbed sleep.
  • Pain.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of corn poppy 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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