Freshcut

By Medically reviewed by Panel Perubatan Hello Doktor

Uses

What is freshcut used for?

Freshcut is a flowering herb.

People take freshcut by mouth for:

  • Menopause.
  • Painful menstrual periods.
  • Prostate problems.
  • Anxiety.
  • Pain.
  • Allergies.
  • Asthma.
  • Bronchitis.
  • Colic.
  • Cough.
  • Common colds.
  • Congestion.
  • Diabetes.
  • Epilepsy.
  • Fever.
  • High blood pressure.
  • Pneumonia.
  • Nausea.
  • Rickets.
  • Tuberculosis.
  • Rash.
  • Bruising.
  • Wound healing.
  • Insect repellent.

How does it work?

There are not enough studies about how freshcut works. Please discuss with your herbalist or doctor for more information. However, freshcut seems to have antibacterial, anticancer, and anti-inflammatory effects. It seems to reduce the body’s sensitivity to pain, reduce anxiety, repel insects, relax muscles, and increase airflow. It also seems to affect hormone levels and brain activity.

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using freshcut?

Consult with your doctor or pharmacist or herbalist, if:

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
  • You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription.
  • You have allergy with any substances of freshcut or other medications or other herbs.
  • You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.
  • You have any other types of allergies, such as to foods, dyes, preservatives, or animals.

The regulations for an herb are less strict than the regulations for a drug. More studies are needed to determine its safety. The benefits of taking this herb must outweigh the risks before use. Consult with your herbalist or doctor for more information.

How safe is freshcut?

There isn’t enough reliable information available about freshcut to know if it is safe or what the side effects might be.

Special precautions & warnings

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking freshcut if you are pregnant or breast feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

Side effects

What kind of side effects may I have from freshcut?

If you have any concerns about side effects, please consult your herbalist or doctor.

Interactions

What interactions may I have with freshcut?

Freshcut may interact with your current medications or medical conditions. Consult with your herbalist or doctor before using.

Dosage

The information provided is not a substitute for medical advice. ALWAYS consult your herbalist or doctor before using this medication.

What is the usual dose for freshcut?

The dose for freshcut may be different for every patient. The dose that you take depends on your age, health, and several other conditions. Herbs are not always safe. Please discuss with your herbalist or doctor for your appropriate dosage.

What form does freshcut come in?

Freshcut may be available in the following forms:

  • Fresh freshcut
  • Freshcutleaf powder
  • Freshcutoil

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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