Abuta contains chemicals that may relax muscles and reduce pain.
People use abuta for stomach pain, migraine, joint pain, wound healing, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
Don't confuse abuta with pareira. These are not the same.
Uses & Effectiveness
We currently have no information for ABUTA overview.
Special Precautions and Warnings
When applied to the skin: There isn't enough reliable information to know if abuta is safe or what the side effects might be. Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There isn't enough reliable information to know if abuta is safe to use when pregnant or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Water pills (Diuretic drugs) interacts with ABUTA
Abuta is a "water pill" or diuretic, which can decrease the amount of potassium in the body. "Water pills" can also decrease the amount of potassium in the body. Taking abuta along with "water pills" might decrease potassium in the body too much.
Be cautious with this combination
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