Uses based on tradition or theory
Acetaminophen toxicity, adjustment disorder, aging, alcoholism, Alzheimer's disease, antioxidant, anxiety, bursitis (inflammation between joints and muscles), cirrhosis (primary biliary, inflammation of bile ducts), dementia, gastritis (inflammation of stomach lining), Gilbert's syndrome (high levels of bilirubin, a toxic substance), head injury, heart disease, hepatitis, hepatitis (in children), high cholesterol, infertility, lead toxicity, liver toxicity (caused by drugs or toxins), male sterility, memory, metabolic abnormalities, migraine, multiple sclerosis, nerve pain, nervous system disorders, pancreatitis (pancreas inflammation), Parkinson's disease, postpartum depression, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), psychiatric illness, rheumatoid arthritis, seizures, Sjögren's syndrome (dry eyes and mouth), spinal cord injury, stroke, systemic sclerosis (autoimmune disease of skin and blood vessels), tendonitis (tendon inflammation).
The below uses are based on tradition or scientific theories. They often have not been thoroughly tested in humans, and safety and effectiveness have not always been proven. Some of these conditions are potentially serious, and should be evaluated by a qualified healthcare provider.