Overview

Bupleurum is a plant. People use the root for medicine. Bupleurum is included in many Chinese and Japanese traditional herbal formulas.

People use bupleurum for liver infections, respiratory infections, digestion problems, menstrual problems, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

How does it work ?

Bupleurum might stimulate the cells of the immune system to work harder. It might also have other effects, but none of these are proven in humans.

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