Emu Oil

What other names is Emu Oil known by?

Aceite de Emu, Dromiceius Nova-hollandiae, Dromiceius novahollandiae, Émeu, Emu, Huile d'Émeu.

What is Emu Oil?

Emu oil is taken from the fat of a bird during processing. It is used to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Headaches, reducing cholesterol, weight loss, coughs, skin and hair conditions, burns, wounds, muscle and joint problems, earaches, eye irritation, shingles, hemorrhoids, insect bites, diabetic nerve problems, and other conditions.

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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