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Overview Information

Skirret is a plant. A powder made from the root is used as medicine.

People take skirret for digestion problems, loss of appetite, and chest complaints.

How does it work?

There isn't enough information to know how skirret might work as a medicine.


Uses & Effectiveness?

Insufficient Evidence for

  • Digestion problems.
  • Loss of appetite.
  • Chest complaints.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of skirret for these uses.

Side Effects

Side Effects & Safety

There isn't enough information to know if skirret 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 skirret during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.



We currently have no information for SKIRRET Interactions.



The appropriate dose of skirret 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 skirret. 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.

View References


  • Gruenwald J, Brendler T, Jaenicke C. PDR for Herbal Medicines. 1st ed. Montvale, NJ: Medical Economics Company, Inc., 1998.

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