- What other names is Hartstongue known by?
- What is Hartstongue?
- How does Hartstongue work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Hartstongue.
People take hartstongue to treat digestive disorders and urinary tract diseases.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Digestive disorders.
- Urinary tract diseases.
- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of hartstongue during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Interaction Rating: Moderate Be cautious with this combination.
Talk with your health provider.
Hartstongue might have an effect like a water pill or "diuretic." Taking hartstongue might decrease how well the body gets rid of lithium. This could increase how much lithium is in the body and result in serious side effects. Talk with your healthcare provider before using this product if you are taking lithium. Your lithium dose might need to be changed.
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