Overview

Golden ragwort is a plant. It is used to make medicine.

Be careful not to confuse golden ragwort (Senecio aureus) with other species of ragwort, such as alpine ragwort and tansy ragwort.

Despite serious safety concerns, people take golden ragwort to treat diabetes, high blood pressure, water retention, bleeding, chest congestion, and spasms.

Women use golden ragwort for treating irregular or painful menstrual periods and symptoms of menopause. They also use it to reduce pain and ease childbirth.

Some people put golden ragwort on the gums to stop bleeding after removal of a tooth.

How does it work ?

There isn't enough information to know how golden ragwort might work.

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