Overview

Sanicle is a plant. The parts that grow above the ground are used as medicine.

People take sanicle for swollen airways (bronchitis) and cough.

Be careful not to confuse sanicle (Sanicula europaea) with Prunella vulgaris, both of which are known as "self-heal." Also be careful not to confuse Sanicula europaea with Astrantia major, both of which are known as "sanicle."

How does it work ?

Sanicle seems to thin mucus to make it easier to cough up.

Uses & Effectiveness ?

Insufficient Evidence for

  • Cough.
  • Swollen airways (bronchitis).
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of sanicle for these uses.

Side Effects

When taken by mouth: Sanicle is POSSIBLY SAFE for most people when taken by mouth. In large amounts, it may cause some side effects including stomach upset, nausea, and vomiting.

Special Precautions and Warnings

When taken by mouth: Sanicle is POSSIBLY SAFE for most people when taken by mouth. In large amounts, it may cause some side effects including stomach upset, nausea, and vomiting. Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There isn't enough reliable information to know if sanicle is safe to use when pregnant or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

Stomach or intestinal disorders (such as ulcers, ulcerative colitis, and other digestive tract problems): Sanicle can make these conditions worse. Don't use sanicle if you have stomach or intestinal problems.

Interactions ?

We currently have no information for SANICLE overview.

Dosing

The appropriate dose of sanicle 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 sanicle. 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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