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Water Dock

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What other names is Water Dock known by?

Paradella Aquàtica, Patience Aquatique, Patience d'Eau, Rumex aquaticus.

What is Water Dock?

Water dock is a plant. The dried root is used to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Constipation, "blood purification," mouth ulcers, skin sores, and cleaning the teeth.

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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