- What other names is Panax Pseudoginseng known by?
- What is Panax Pseudoginseng?
- How does Panax Pseudoginseng work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Panax Pseudoginseng.
Panax pseudoginseng is used to stop or slow down bleeding. It is sometimes taken by people who have nosebleeds, vomit up or cough up blood, or find blood in their urine or feces.
Panax pseudoginseng is also used to relieve pain; and to reduce swelling, cholesterol, and blood pressure. It is also used for chest pain (angina), strokes, dizziness, and sore throat.
Some people apply Panax pseudoginseng directly to the skin to stop bleeding.
In combination with seven other herbs (PC-SPES), Panax pseudoginseng is used to treat prostate cancer.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Improving blood flow.
- High cholesterol.
- Chest pain (angina).
- High blood pressure.
- Sore throat.
- Prostate cancer.
- Other conditions.
dry mouth, flushed skin, nervousness, sleep problems, nausea, and vomiting.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Don't take Panax pseudoginseng if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. It is UNSAFE. One of the chemicals in Panax ginseng has caused birth defects in research animals.
Hormone-sensitive conditions such as breast cancer, uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, endometriosis, or uterine fibroids: Panax pseudoginseng might act like estrogen. If you have any condition that might be made worse by exposure to estrogen, don't use Panax pseudoginseng.
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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