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What other names is Chive known by?

Ail Civette, Ail Tubéreux, Allium schoenoprasum, Allium sibiricum, Brelette, Cebolla China, Cebolla de Verdeo, Cebolleta, Cebollín, Cebollino, Chinese Chive, Chives, Ciboulette, Cives, Civette, Fausse Échalote, Oignon Sauvage.

What is Chive?

Chive is an herb. The parts that grow above the ground are used to make medicine.

People take chive to expel parasitic worms.

In foods, chive is used commonly as a flavoring.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Removing parasitic worms.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of chive 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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