Alpine Lady's Mantle

What other names is Alpine Lady's Mantle known by?

Alchemilla alpina, Alchemillae Alpinae Herba, Alchémille des Alpes, Alchémille Alpine, Alchémille Argentine, Alchémille à Feuilles Pliées.

What is Alpine Lady's Mantle?

Alpine lady's mantle is an herb. It is used to make medicine.

People take alpine lady's mantle for fluid retention, spasms, heart conditions, and various "female complaints."

Don't confuse alpine lady's mantle (Alchemilla alpina) with lady's mantle (Alchemilla xanthochlora).

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • "Female complaints."
  • Heart conditions.
  • Spasms.
  • Fluid retention.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of alpine lady's mantle 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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