Overview

Alkanna is a plant. The root and leaves are used to make medicine.

People use alkanna for wound healing, burns, diarrhea, and stomach ulcers, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses. Also, there's concern that using some alkanna products might harm the liver.

How does it work ?

Some chemicals in alkanna might act as antioxidants and might also reduce swelling (inflammation).

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