Overview

Partridgeberry is an herb. The stem and leaves are used to make medicine.

People use partridgeberry for menstrual cramps, childbirth, sore nipples, and other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support any uses. Taking partridgeberry by mouth may also be unsafe.

How does it work ?

There isn’t enough information available to know how partridgeberry works.

Uses & Effectiveness ?

Insufficient Evidence for

More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of partridgeberry for these uses.

Side Effects

When taken by mouth: Partridgeberry is POSSIBLY SAFE for most people when taken by mouth in appropriate amounts.

When applied to the skin: There isn’t enough information to know whether it can be safely used on the skin.

Special Precautions and Warnings

When taken by mouth: Partridgeberry is POSSIBLY SAFE for most people when taken by mouth in appropriate amounts.

When applied to the skin: There isn’t enough information to know whether it can be safely used on the skin. Pregnancy: It’s POSSIBLY UNSAFE to use partridgeberry if you are pregnant. There is some evidence that it might cause a miscarriage.

Breast-feeding: There isn’t enough reliable information to know if partridgeberry is safe to use when breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

Interactions ?

We currently have no information for PARTRIDGEBERRY overview.

Dosing

The appropriate dose of partridgeberry depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for partridgeberry. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.
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