Passionflower

What other names is Passionflower known by?

Apricot Vine, Corona de Cristo, Fleischfarbige, Fleur de la Passion, Fleur de Passiflore, Flor de Passion, Grenadille, Madre Selva, Maracuja, Maypop, Maypop Passion Flower, Pasiflora, Passiflora, Passiflora incarnata, Passiflorae Herba, Passiflore, Passiflore Aubépine, Passiflore Officinale, Passiflore Purpurine, Passiflore Rouge, Passiflorina, Passion Vine, Passionaria, Passionblume, Passionflower Herb, Passionsblumenkraut, Purple Passion Flower, Water Lemon, Wild Passion Flower.

What is Passionflower?

Passionflower is a plant. The above ground parts are used to make medicine.

Possibly Effective for...

  • Anxiety.
  • Relieving symptoms related to narcotic drug withdrawal, when used in combination with a medication called clonidine.
  • A psychiatric disorder known as adjustment disorder with anxious mood when used in a multi-ingredient product (Euphytose, EUP).

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Nervous stomach, burns, insomnia, hemorrhoids, asthma, heart problems, high blood pressure, seizures, fibromyalgia, 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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