- What other names is Hollyhock known by?
- What is Hollyhock?
- How does Hollyhock work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Hollyhock.
People use hollyhock for preventing and treating breathing disorders and digestive tract problems.
Some people apply hollyhock directly to the skin for treating ulcers and painful swelling (inflammation).
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Breathing disorders.
- Digestive tract problems.
- Skin pain and swelling (inflammation).
- Skin ulcers.
- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of hollyhock 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