- What other names is Avens known by?
- What is Avens?
- How does Avens work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Avens.
Benedict's Herb, Bennet's Root, Benoîte, Benoîte Commune, Benoîte Urbaine, Benoîte des Villes, Cariofilada, Colewort, Geum, Geum urbanum, Herb Bennet, Herbe Bénite, Herbe du Bon Soldat, Herbe à la Fièvre, Herbe de Saint-Benoît, Hierba de San Benito.
Avens is used to treat diarrhea, colitis, uterine bleeding, and fevers.
In foods, avens is used as a flavoring.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Uterine bleeding.
- Other conditions.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Avens might be UNSAFE to take if you are pregnant. It seems to affect the menstrual cycle, and this might cause a miscarriage.
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).