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    Other Names:

    Flueggea suffruticosa, Hitotsuba-hagi, Pharnaceum suffruticosum, Securinega, Securinega ramiflora, Securinega suffruticosa.

    SECURINEGA SUFFRUTICOSA Overview Information

    Securinega suffruticosa is an herb. It is used in traditional Chinese medicine, often in combination with other herbs. Its fruits and leaves are used in foods.

    Securinega suffruticosa grows in countries in Asia such as Korea, Japan, China, Russia, and Ukraine. It is not common in Western Europe and Northern America.

    Securinega suffruticosa has been taken by mouth for heartburn, contusions, paralysis, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, muscle soreness, numbness, and low back pain.

    It has been taken by mouth in combination with other herbs for polio, dizziness, hearing problems, impotence, disease of blood vessels in the brain, arthritis, and to remove excess water from the body.

    How does it work?

    Securinega suffruticosa contains a chemical that can stimulate the nervous system.

    SECURINEGA SUFFRUTICOSA Uses & Effectiveness What is this?

    Insufficient Evidence for:

    • Paralysis.
    • Multiple sclerosis.
    • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
    • Muscle soreness.
    • Low back pain.
    • Others.


    There isn't enough reliable information available to know if Securinega suffruticosa is safe or what the side effects might be.

    SECURINEGA SUFFRUTICOSA Interactions What is this?

    We currently have no information for SECURINEGA SUFFRUTICOSA Interactions


    The appropriate dose of Securinega suffruticosa 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 Securinega suffruticosa (in children/in adults). 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.

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