constipation. Although some people try using yellow dock for sexually transmitted diseases or skin problems, it does not seem to be effective for these uses.
There isn't enough information to know if yellow dock is effective for the other conditions that people use it for, including: inflammation of nasal passages and the respiratory tract, bacterial infections, jaundice, scurvy, and others.
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