- What other names is Cocillana known by?
- What is Cocillana?
- How does Cocillana work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Cocillana.
Cocillana is an ingredient in some cough syrups. Cocillana loosens phlegm so it can be coughed up.
Some people apply cocillana root bark directly to the skin for skin tumors.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Skin tumors, when applied to the skin.
- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of cocillana during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
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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Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2011