Rehmannia glutinosa

Name: Rehmannia glutinosa

Suggested Dosing

Not specified

Suggested Uses

Cancer, hypertension, allergy

Efficacy

Possibly effective (in vitro & animal studies)

Warnings

Contraindications

Hypersensitivity

Pregnancy & Lactation

Pregnancy Category: N/A

Lactation: N/A

Pregnancy Categories

A:Generally acceptable. Controlled studies in pregnant women show no evidence of fetal risk.

B:May be acceptable. Either animal studies show no risk but human studies not available or animal studies showed minor risks and human studies done and showed no risk.

C:Use with caution if benefits outweigh risks. Animal studies show risk and human studies not available or neither animal nor human studies done.

D:Use in LIFE-THREATENING emergencies when no safer drug available. Positive evidence of human fetal risk.

X:Do not use in pregnancy. Risks involved outweigh potential benefits. Safer alternatives exist.

NA:Information not available.

Pharmacology

Metabolism: N/A

Excretion: N/A

Mechanism of Action

Inhib. TNF-α, IL-1

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