What other names is Andrachne known by?

Andrachne aspera, Andrachne cordifolia, Andrachne phyllanthoides.

What is Andrachne?

Andrachne is a plant. It is used to make medicine, primarily in Yemen. People in Yemen use andrachne to treat eye swelling (inflammation).

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Eye swelling (inflammation).
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of andrachne 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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