CISTANCHE DESERTICOLA Overview Information
Cistanche deserticola is a type of plant that must grow on another plant in order to survive. It grows in dry conditions around the world. The stem of Cistanche deserticola is used in medicine.
Cistanche deserticola is used for constipation, tetanus, infertility, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
How does it work?
Cistanche deserticola contains chemicals that act as antioxidants. It also contains chemicals that might decrease swelling (inflammation), slow the breakdown of bones, and modify levels of hormones in the body.
CISTANCHE DESERTICOLA Side Effects & Safety
When taken by mouth: There isn't enough reliable information to know if Cistanche deserticola is safe or what the side effects might be.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There isn't enough reliable information to know if Cistanche deserticola is safe to use when pregnant or breast feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use
CISTANCHE DESERTICOLA Dosing
The appropriate dose of Cistanche deserticola 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 Cistanche deserticola. 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.