- What other names is Rusty-leaved Rhododendron known by?
- What is Rusty-leaved Rhododendron?
- How does Rusty-leaved Rhododendron work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Rusty-leaved Rhododendron.
Despite serious safety concerns, rusty-leaved rhododendron is used in combination with other herbs for painful conditions such as gout, muscle and joint pain (rheumatism), nerve pain (neuralgia), sciatica, face pain (trigeminal neuralgia), muscle pain, migraine, headaches, and rib pain.
Other uses included treatment of extreme tension of the muscles or arteries (hypertonia), joint disease, hardening of muscles, weak connective tissue, sensitivity to weather change, gallstones, kidney stones, high blood pressure, and aging disorders.
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- Extreme tension of the muscles or arteries (hypertonia).
- Muscle and joint pain (rheumatism).
- Joint disease.
- Hardening of muscles.
- Muscle pain.
- Weak connective tissue.
- Nerve pain (neuralgia).
- Sensitivity to weather change.
- Face pain (trigeminal neuralgia).
- High blood pressure.
- Rib pain.
- Kidney stones.
- Aging disorders.
- Other conditions.
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weakness, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, low blood pressure, slow heartbeat, irregular heartbeat, and blurred vision. Symptoms of poisoning include sweating, impaired consciousness, chills, fainting, shock, seizure, cardiac and respiratory arrest, severe stupor, and possibly death.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's UNSAFE for anyone, especially pregnant or breast-feeding women, to take rusty-leaved rhododendron. It contains poisonous chemicals.
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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