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Lavender Cotton

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What other names is Lavender Cotton known by?

Abrótano Hembra, Brótano, Cipresillo, Fausse Sanguenitte, Garde-Robe, Guardarropa, Lavande-Coton, Petit Cyprès, Santolina, Santolina chamaecyparissus, Santoline, Santoline Argentée, Santoline Blanche, Santoline Petit-Cyprès, Santoline Petit Cyprès.

What is Lavender Cotton?

Lavender cotton is a plant. The parts that grow above the ground and root bark are used to make medicine.

People take lavender cotton for digestion problems, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), worms, yellowed skin (jaundice), swelling, and muscle spasms.

Lavender cotton is sometimes applied directly to the skin to repel insects. It has a very strong smell.

Don't confuse lavender cotton with lavender. They are different plants and have very different scents.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

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

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).

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