- What other names is Cherry Laurel Water known by?
- What is Cherry Laurel Water?
- How does Cherry Laurel Water work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Cherry Laurel Water.
Cherry laurel water is used for treating cough, colds, trouble sleeping (insomnia), stomach and intestinal spasms, vomiting, muscle spasms, pain, and cancer. It is also used as a sedative to promote sleepiness.
Cherry laurel water is used in eye lotions.
Some people inhale cherry laurel water to improve breathing.
Don't confuse cherry laurel water with wild cherry bark or sweet bay leaf (laurel).
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Pain relief.
- Muscle spasms.
- Trouble sleeping (insomnia).
- Stomach and intestinal spasms.
- Breathing problems, when inhaled.
- 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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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of cherry laurel water during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
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Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2011