- What other names is Ox-eye Daisy known by?
- What is Ox-eye Daisy?
- How does Ox-eye Daisy work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Ox-eye Daisy.
Ox-eye daisy is used for the common cold, cough, bronchitis, fever, sore mouth and throat, liver and gallbladder complaints, loss of appetite, muscle spasms, fluid retention, and tendency toward infection. It is also used as a tonic.
Some people apply ox-eye daisy directly to the skin for pain and swelling (inflammation), wounds, and burns.
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- Common cold.
- Sore mouth and throat.
- Liver and gallbladder problems.
- Loss of appetite.
- Muscle spasms.
- Fluid retention.
- Skin swelling (inflammation).
- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of ox-eye daisy during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Allergy to ragweed and related plants: Ox-eye daisy may cause an allergic reaction in people who are sensitive to the Asteraceae/Compositae family. Members of this family include ragweed, chrysanthemums, marigolds, daisies, and many others. If you have allergies, be sure to check with your healthcare provider before taking ox-eye daisy.
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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