- What other names is Marsh Marigold known by?
- What is Marsh Marigold?
- How does Marsh Marigold work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Marsh Marigold.
marigold is a plant. People use the flowering parts that grow above the ground to make medicine.
Despite serious safety concerns, people take marsh marigold for pain, cramps, menstrual disorders, swollen airways (bronchitis), yellowed skin (jaundice), and liver disorders. They also take it for constipation, fluid retention, high cholesterol, and low blood sugar.
Some people put marsh marigold directly on the skin for cleaning wounds and sores.
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- Menstrual disorders.
- Swollen airways (bronchitis).
- Liver problems.
- Fluid retention.
- High cholesterol.
- Low blood sugar.
- Cleaning skin sores, when applied to the skin.
- 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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diarrhea and severe irritation of the stomach, intestines, bladder, and kidneys. When marsh marigold comes in contact with the skin, it might cause blisters and burns.
There isn't enough information to know whether the dried plant is safe to take by mouth or apply to the skin.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's UNSAFE to use marsh marigold if the plant or plant parts are fresh. The safety of the dried plant is unknown. It's best to just avoid using marsh marigold if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
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