- What other names is Turtle Head known by?
- What is Turtle Head?
- How does Turtle Head work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Turtle Head.
People take turtle head to treat constipation and empty the bowels.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Emptying the bowels.
- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of turtle head 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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