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What is Puncture Vine used to treat?

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Puncture Vine is possibly ineffective for:
  • Enhancing athletic performance. Taking puncture vine by mouth, alone or in combination with other herbs and supplements such as androstenedione, doesn't seem to enhance body composition or exercise performance in athletes.

Puncture Vine has insufficient evidence for:
  • Chest pain (angina). Developing research suggests a puncture vine extract taken by mouth might reduce symptoms of angina.
  • Eczema (atopic dermatitis). Puncture vine taken by mouth in combination with 9 other herbs (Zemaphyte) might reduce redness and skin outbreaks in adults and children with a certain type of eczema called nonexudative atopic eczema. However, other research shows no effect.
  • Erectile dysfunction (ED).
  • “Tired blood” (anemia).
  • Cancer.
  • Coughs.
  • Intestinal gas (flatulence).
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of puncture vine for these uses.

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