Broom Corn

What other names is Broom Corn known by?

Andropogon sorghum, Blé de Guinée, Darri, Durri, Guinea Corn, Holcus bicolor, Milium nigricans, Millet, Panicum caffrorum, Sorgho, Sorgho à Balais, Sorgho Commun, Sorgho à Graine, Sorgho Vulgaire, Sorghum, Sorghum bicolor, Sorghum vulgare, Sorgo.

What is Broom Corn?

Broom corn is a plant. The seed is used to make medicine.

People use broom corn to treat digestion problems.

In foods, broom corn is used as a cereal grain.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Digestion problems.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of broom corn 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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