Evodia is used for digestion problems including diarrhea, dysentery, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), stomach ulcers, and lack of appetite.
It is also used for obesity, headache, high blood pressure, congestive heart failure (CHF), infections caused by viruses, Alzheimer's disease, cancer, and fluid retention.
Women use evodia to prevent pregnancy, start their periods, and treat bleeding after giving birth.
Evodia root bark is used for infections caused by parasites such as tapeworm and pinworm.
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