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What other names is Adrue known by?

Chintul, Cyperus, Cyperus articulatus, Cyperus corymbosus, Guinea Rush, Jointed Flat Sedge, Piripiri, Souchet Articulé.

What is Adrue?

Adrue is a plant native to Turkey, Jamaica, and the Nile River region. The root is used to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Vomiting, nausea, colic, gas, and a calming (sedative) effect.

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