- What other names is Black Alder known by?
- What is Black Alder?
- How does Black Alder work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Black Alder.
People take black alder for intestinal bleeding and sore throat.
Black alder is sometimes used as a gargle for sore throat, especially strep throat.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of black alder during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
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Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2011