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What other names is Pheasant's Eye known by?

Adonide, Adonide Annuelle, Adonide Goutte de Sang, Adonide de Printemps, Adonis Herba, Adonis Vernal, Adonis vernalis, Eléboro Falso, False Hellebore, Goutte de Sang, Ojo de Perdiz, Oxeye, Pheasants Eye, Red Morocco, Rose-A-Rubie, Sweet Vernal, Yellow Pheasant's Eye.

What is Pheasant's Eye?

Pheasant's eye is an herb. The parts that grow above the ground are used to make medicine.

Even though pheasant's eye is considered a very poisonous plant, some people use it for heart conditions including mild heart failure, irregular heartbeat, and "nervous heart" complaints. Pheasant's eye is also used for cramps, fever, and menstrual disorders.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Mild heart failure.
  • Irregular heart rhythm.
  • Cramps.
  • Fever.
  • Menstrual disorders.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of pheasant's eye 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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