- What other names is Spiny Restharrow known by?
- What is Spiny Restharrow?
- How does Spiny Restharrow work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Spiny Restharrow.
People take spiny restharrow for urinary tract problems including kidney and bladder stones, kidney gravel, urinary tract infections, and inflammatory disease of the lower urinary tract. They also take it for gout, as well as joint and muscle pain (rheumatism).
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Joint or muscle pain (rheumatism).
- Urinary tract infections.
- Kidney and bladder stones.
- Other conditions.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of spiny restharrow during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Water retention (edema): Don't use spiny restharrow if your body is retaining fluid due to kidney disease or heart disease.
Interaction Rating: Moderate Be cautious with this combination.
Talk with your health provider.
Spiny restharrow might have an effect like a water pill or "diuretic." Taking spiny restharrow might decrease how well the body gets rid of lithium. This could increase how much lithium is in the body and result in serious side effects. Talk with your healthcare provider before using this product if you are taking lithium. Your lithium dose might need to be changed.
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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