||Folk use of related species includes diarrhea, colitis, uterine bleeding and fevers (NMCD; http://www.naturaldatabase.com/monograph.asp?mono_id=210&brand_id=, accessed 4/23/04).
|Formulations used by Informants
||Commercially prepared hot infusion (Diabetina Columbina).
||Related species have tannins and the volatile oil eugenol (NCMD: accessed 4/23/04).
|*Potential Adverse Effects
||May be uterine stimulant; should not be used in pregnancy (NMCD accessed 4/23/04).
|*Potential Medication Interactions
||No clinical medication interactions were found.