Hempnettle

What other names is Hempnettle known by?

Chanvre Bâtard, Chardonnet, Galéopside à Tige Carrée, Galeopsidis Herba, Galeopsis segetum, Galeopsis ochroleuca, Galéopsis Orné, Ortie Épineuse, Ortie Royale.

What is Hempnettle?

Hempnettle is a plant. The leaves, stems, and flowers are used to make a medicinal tea.

People take hempnettle tea for mild swelling of the airways, cough, bronchitis, and fluid retention.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Cough.
  • Bronchitis.
  • Mild swelling of the airways.
  • Fluid retention.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of hempnettle 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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