What other names is Greater Celandine known by?
Bai Qu Cai, Celandine, Celandine Herb, Celandine Root, Celidonia Mayor, Chelidonii, Chelidonii Herba, Chelidonium majus, Grande Chélidoine, Grande Éclaire, Greater Celandine Above Ground Parts, Greater Celandine Rhizome, Greater Celandine Root, Herbe à Verrues, Herbe aux Verrues, Parties Aériennes de la Grande Chélidoine, Racine de Chélidoine, Racine de Grande Chélidoine, Rhizome de Chélidoine, Rhizome de la Grande Chélidoine, Schollkraut, Tetterwort, Verruguera.
What is Greater Celandine?
Greater celandine is a plant. The dried above ground parts, root, and rhizome (underground stem) are used to make medicine.
Possibly Effective for...
- Upset stomach (dyspepsia), when a combination of greater celandine and several other herbs is used.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Cancer, warts, blister rashes, scabies, pain and swelling, loss of appetite, stomach flu, high blood pressure, gout, arthritis, spasms in the digestive tract, irregular menstrual periods, toothache, 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).