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What other names is Rosinweed known by?

Compass Weed, Pilot Weed, Polar Plant, Silphe, Silphe Lacinié, Silphium, Silphium laciniatum.

What is Rosinweed?

Rosinweed is a plant. The root is used as a homeopathic medicine.

It is used for treating digestive disorders.

Don't confuse rosinweed (Silphium laciniatum) with cup plant (Silphium perfoliatum), which is also known as rosinweed.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Digestive disorders.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of rosinweed 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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