schisandra (schisandra sp.) - oral

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GENERIC NAME: SCHISANDRA (SCHISANDRA SP.) - ORAL

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USES: Schisandra has been used for increasing the body's resistance to stress, boosting the body's natural defense (immune system), increasing physical ability and endurance, and increasing mental alertness. It has also been used for a certain liver disease (hepatitis) and for protecting the liver. This product has also been used for irritability, depression, memory loss, difficulty sleeping (insomnia), cough, and shortness of breath. If you have or think you have a serious medical condition, consult your doctor for advice on proper care and treatment.Some herbal/diet supplement products have been found to contain possibly harmful impurities/additives. Check with your pharmacist for more details about the brand you use.The FDA has not reviewed this product for safety or effectiveness. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

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