Overall Effectiveness Rating
The overall effectiveness rating for umckaloabo (pelargonium sidoides) is 3 out of 3. This rating means the evidence is clear on the supplement's ability to deliver positive results. Using this supplement will lead to positive results. Note, this effectiveness rating is for umckaloabo (pelargonium sidoides) as a whole; there are also individual ratings for the claims below.
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Research Rating for Umckaloabo (Pelargonium Sidoides)
There are 2 studies in the database on umckaloabo (pelargonium sidoides); the research rating is 40. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating. Note, this research rating is for umckaloabo (pelargonium sidoides) as a whole; there are also individual ratings for the claims below.
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The overall ratings above are an average of the individual claim ratings below. Individual claims may have higher or lower ratings compared to the supplement's overall rating. For example, some supplements may have excellent backing for one claim, but be completely useless for another. Click on a claim below for more information.
|Immune Health Claims||Effectiveness Rating||Research Rating|
|reduce duration of the common cold||reduce severity of the common cold|
|Title of Study|
|Efficacy and Tolerability of High-dose Pelargonium Extract in Patients With the Common Cold|
|Efficacy of a pelargonium sidoides preparation in patients with the common cold: a randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial|