MADDER Overview Information
Madder is a plant. The root is used to make medicine.
Despite serious safety concerns, people take madder for preventing and dissolving kidney stones and for treating general menstrual and urinary tract disorders.
How does it work?
The chemicals in madder might help prevent kidney stones.
- Kidney stones.
- Menstrual problems.
- Urinary problems.
- Other conditions.
MADDER Side Effects & Safety
Madder is considered UNSAFE. The chemicals in madder may cause cancer. Madder can also cause urine, saliva, perspiration, tears, and breast milk to turn red in color.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It’s UNSAFE to use madder of you are pregnant. It might start your menstrual period and that could cause a miscarriage. Madder might also cause birth defects.
It’s also best to avoid madder if you are breast-feeding. It might harm the nursing baby, and it might turn breast milk red.
The appropriate dose of madder 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 madder. 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.