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Cade is a plant. The leaf, stem, and oil from the wood are used for medicine.
Cade is used for diarrhea, peptic ulcer disease (PUD), diabetes, high blood pressure, bronchitis, pneumonia, and itching.
Cade oil is applied to the skin for itching; psoriasis; eczema; seborrhea; and skin conditions caused by parasites, hair loss, scalp conditions, and cancers. It is also used as a germ-killer in wound dressings.
In manufacturing, cade oil is an ingredient in skin creams and ointments, and in anti-dandruff shampoos.
Cade extracts can kill bacteria in a test tube. In experimental animals, cade also seems to relieve pain and decrease swelling (inflammation). There isn’t enough information to know if cade has these effects in people.
Insufficient Evidence for:
TAKEN BY MOUTH:
Peptic ulcer disease (PUD).
High blood pressure.
APPLIED TO THE SKIN:
Skin infections caused by parasites.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of cade for these uses.
There isn’t enough information to know if taking cade is safe or what the possible side effects might be.
Special Precautions & Warnings:
Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of cade during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Cypress allergy: Pollen from cade can cause allergic reactions in people with cypress allergies.
We currently have no information for CADE Interactions.