LOGWOOD Overview Information
Logwood is a plant. People use logwood to make medicine.
Logwood is used to treat diarrhea and excessive bleeding (hemorrhage). It is also used as a drying agent (astringent).
How does it work?
There isn't enough information to know how logwood might work.
- Excessive bleeding (hemorrhage).
- Use as a drying agent.
- Other conditions.
LOGWOOD Side Effects & Safety
It isn’t known if logwood 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 logwood during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
The appropriate dose of logwood 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 logwood. 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.