- What other names is Stavesacre known by?
- What is Stavesacre?
- How does Stavesacre work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Stavesacre.
Washes or ointments made from stavesacre seeds are applied to the skin to treat lice and nerve pain.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
nausea, stomach pain, itching, urination difficulty, and trouble breathing.
It is not known if stavesacre is safe when applied to the skin. It can cause swelling (inflammation), skin redness, and other skin problems.
Special Precautions & Warnings:While stavesacre is UNSAFE for anyone to take by mouth, some people are especially sensitive to the toxic effects. Be particularly careful not to use stavesacre if you have one of the following conditions:
Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's UNSAFE to take stavesacre by mouth. There isn't enough information to know whether it's safe to apply to the skin. Stay on the safe side and avoid using stavesacre if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Stomach or intestinal problems: Stavesacre can irritate the lining of the stomach and intestines and can make stomach and intestinal conditions worse.
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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