Overview

American dogwood is a tree. Historically, people made medicine from the bark. American dogwood bark is still used today as medicine, but not very often.

People use American dogwood for headaches, wounds, fever, ongoing diarrhea, and other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

Be careful not to confuse American dogwood with Jamaican dogwood.

How does it work ?

American dogwood might have some effects against malaria.

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