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Tylophora

What are other common names?

  • Ananthamul
  • Antomul
  • Asclepias asthmatica
  • Country Ipecacuanha
  • Cynanchum indicum
  • Emetic Swallowwort
  • Indian Ipecac
  • Indian Ipecacuanha
  • Tylophora asthmatica
  • Tylophora indica

What is this product used for?

No information from medical studies supports the use of this product for any health problem.

What are the precautions when taking this product?

  • Always check with your doctor before you use a natural product. Some products may not mix well with drugs or other natural products.

  • Do not use this product if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant soon. Use birth control you can trust while taking this product.

  • Do not use this product if you are breastfeeding.

  • Take extra care if you are at a high risk for infection. This includes people who have had a transplant, are on chemo, or have an autoimmune disease.

  • Take extra care and check with your doctor if you have breathing problems.

What should I watch for?

  • Upset stomach

When do I need to call the doctor?

  • Signs of a very bad reaction. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Go to the ER right away.

  • Very bad throwing up

  • Very bad belly pain

  • Very bad loose stools

Last Reviewed Date

2019-05-09

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