People use angostura for fever, diarrhea, spasms, preventing the return of malaria, and other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
In foods, angostura is used in alcoholic beverages. But "angostura bitters," which is sometimes used in mixing alcoholic beverages, no longer contains angostura. It is now made from gentian and other bitters.
How does it work ?
Uses & Effectiveness
Insufficient Evidence for
- Causing vomiting.
- Emptying the bowels.
- Preventing return of malaria.
- Other conditions.
Special Precautions and Warnings
We currently have no information for ANGOSTURA overview.
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