- What other names is Burr Marigold known by?
- What is Burr Marigold?
- How does Burr Marigold work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Burr Marigold.
marigold is a plant. The parts of the plant that grow above the ground are used to make medicine.
People take burr marigold for hair loss, colitis, fluid retention, and gout. It is also used to promote sweating.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of burr marigold during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Allergy to ragweed, daisies, and related plants: Burr marigold may cause an allergic reaction in people who are sensitive to the Asteraceae/Compositae plant family. Members of this family include ragweed, chrysanthemums, marigolds, daisies, and many others. If you have allergies, be sure to check with your healthcare provider before taking burr marigold.
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Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2011