- What other names is Cyclamen known by?
- What is Cyclamen?
- How does Cyclamen work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Cyclamen.
Despite serious safety concerns, people take cyclamen for "nervous emotional states" and problems with digestion. Women take it for menstrual disorders.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Menstrual disorders.
- "Nervous emotional states."
- Digestion problems.
- Other conditions.
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stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. High doses can cause severe poisoning, which can cause symptoms including spasms and serious breathing problems.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Cyclamen is UNSAFE for anyone to use, including women who are pregnant or breast-feeding. It is poisonous. Don't use it.
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