Water Dropwort

18/Description

About

Water dropwort is an herb. The whole plant is used to make medicine.

People take water dropwort for yellowed skin (jaundice) due to liver disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, stomach pain, and food poisoning.

As a food, water dropwort is used in salads and as a seasoning.

How it works

It is not known how water dropwort might work for any medical conditions. Some research suggests water dropwort might prevent liver damage by fighting the hepatitis B virus.

Effectiveness

Not Proven
Liver disease
High blood pressure
Diabetes
Stomach pain
Food poisoning
Other conditions

Concerns

There isn't enough information available to know if water dropwort is safe or what the possible side effects might be.

18/Warnings

Warnings

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of water dropwort duringpregnancyandbreast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.Dosing considerations for Water Dropwort.

Interactions

No information available.

The information provided on this page is for reference purposes and is not meant to be used as a medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always consult with a medical professional.