- What other names is Columbine known by?
- What is Columbine?
- How does Columbine work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Columbine.
People take columbine for gallbladder disorders and general stomach and intestinal problems. They also take it to treat a vitamin C-deficiency disease (scurvy) and yellowed skin (jaundice). People who feel agitated sometimes take columbine to calm down.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Stomach and intestinal problems.
- Gallbladder disorders.
- Vitamin C-deficiency (scurvy).
- As a calming agent (tranquilizer).
- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of columbine 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