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Cotton

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What other names is Cotton known by?

Algodón, Algodón Americano, Algodón Cimarrón, Algodonero, Coton, Cotonnier, Cotton Plant, Cotton Root, Cotton Seed, Cotton Seed Oil, Cottonier, Cottonseed Oil, Gossypium herbaceum, Gossypium hirsutum, Graine de Coton, Huile de Graine de Coton, Karpasa, Mian Hua Gen, Racine de Coton.

What is Cotton?

Cotton is a plant. People use the bark of the root to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Menstrual disorders, menopausal symptoms, nausea, fever, headache, diarrhea, kidney and bladder conditions, inducing labor and delivery, male contraception, and other conditions.

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