- What other names is White Soapwort known by?
- What is White Soapwort?
- How does White Soapwort work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for White Soapwort.
People take white soapwort for cough, bronchitis, and swelling (inflammation) of the upper airways and lungs.
White soapwort is sometimes applied directly to the skin for ongoing (chronic) skin problems and eczema.
Don't confuse white soapwort with red soapwort.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Swelling (inflammation) of the upper airways and lungs.
- Skin problems such as eczema.
- Other conditions.
nausea, and vomiting.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of white soapwort during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Stomach and intestinal irritation: White soapwort might make stomach and intestinal problems 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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