WINTER'S BARK Overview Information
Winter's bark is the bark of a tree (Drimys winteri). The powdered bark is used to make medicine.
People take winter's bark for digestion problems including intestinal gas (flatulence), colic, and stomach ache.
Winter's bark is sometimes applied directly to the affected area for toothaches and skin irritation.
How does it work?
There isn't enough information available to know how winter's bark might work as a medicine.
- Intestinal gas (flatulence).
- Stomach ache.
- Toothaches, when applied directly.
- Skin irritation, when applied directly.
- Other conditions.
WINTER'S BARK Side Effects & Safety
There isn't enough information available to know if winter's bark is safe or what the possible side effects might be.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of winter's bark during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
WINTER'S BARK Dosing
The appropriate dose of winter's bark depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for winter's bark. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.