- What other names is Cup Plant known by?
- What is Cup Plant?
- How does Cup Plant work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Cup Plant.
People take cup plant for digestive disorders.
Be careful not to confuse cup plant (Silphium perfoliatum) with Silphium laciniatum. Both are known as rosinweed.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Digestive disorders.
- 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 cup plant during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
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Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2011