- What other names is Trailing Arbutus known by?
- What is Trailing Arbutus?
- How does Trailing Arbutus work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Trailing Arbutus.
People take trailing arbutus to treat urinary tract conditions and fluid retention. They also take it as a drying agent (astringent).
Trailing arbutus is sometimes called gravel plant. Be careful not to confuse it with another plant called gravel root.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Urinary tract conditions.
- Fluid retention.
- As a drying agent (astringent).
- Other conditions.
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ringing in the ears, vomiting, confusion, convulsions, and collapse. Trailing arbutus may also cause liver damage, weight loss, weakness, loss of hair color, bloody urine, difficulty with urination, and painful urination.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of trailing arbutus during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
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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