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Umcka

Main Ingredients:   Pelargonium sidoides 1X

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Homeopathics  >  Cold Remedies
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7.2  Effectiveness
3.3  Side Effects
5.7  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 3 Umcka side effects and 4 Umcka benefits.

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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Umcka, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 0% 90.2% 7.3% 2.4%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 2.4% 87.8% 4.9% 4.9%
Blood Pressure 0% 0% 90.2% 2.4% 7.3%
Breathing 7.3% 14.6% 61% 12.2% 4.9%
Confidence 0% 0% 95.1% 2.4% 2.4%
Coordination/Motor Skills 2.4% 0% 87.8% 7.3% 2.4%
Digestion 0% 0% 92.7% 4.9% 2.4%
Emotional Well-being 0% 2.4% 90.2% 4.9% 2.4%
Energy 2.4% 9.8% 75.6% 7.3% 4.9%
Eyesight 0% 0% 97.6% 0% 2.4%
Memory 0% 2.4% 92.7% 2.4% 2.4%
Mental Clarity 0% 2.4% 90.2% 2.4% 4.9%
Pain 0% 9.8% 82.9% 4.9% 2.4%
Patience 0% 2.4% 90.2% 4.9% 2.4%
Sexual Health 0% 0% 90.2% 7.3% 2.4%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 92.7% 2.4% 4.9%
Sleep 2.4% 9.8% 73.2% 4.9% 9.8%
Stress Level 0% 2.4% 85.4% 7.3% 4.9%
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Commonly Reported Umcka Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Allergic Reaction 91.2% 5.9% 2.9% 0% 0%
Anxiety 91.2% 2.9% 5.9% 0% 0%
Appetite Loss 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
Bleeding 96.4% 0% 3.6% 0% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 97.1% 2.9% 0% 0% 0%
Cold Symptoms 88.9% 0% 3.7% 7.4% 0%
Depression 96.3% 3.7% 0% 0% 0%
Diarrhea 92.6% 3.7% 0% 0% 3.7%
Dizziness 85.3% 8.8% 2.9% 0% 2.9%
Drowsiness 85.3% 14.7% 0% 0% 0%
Excitability 92.9% 0% 7.1% 0% 0%
Fatigue 85.3% 5.9% 2.9% 5.9% 0%
Fever 88.9% 11.1% 0% 0% 0%
Gas 92.6% 3.7% 3.7% 0% 0%
Headache 85.3% 11.8% 2.9% 0% 0%
Insomnia 97.1% 2.9% 0% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 88.9% 7.4% 0% 0% 3.7%
Mood Swings 96.3% 0% 3.7% 0% 0%
Nausea 97.1% 0% 2.9% 0% 0%
Rapid Heartbeat 85.7% 14.3% 0% 0% 0%
Runny Nose 96.4% 0% 3.6% 0% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 92.6% 7.4% 0% 0% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 96.3% 3.7% 0% 0% 0%
Sneezing 96.4% 3.6% 0% 0% 0%
Stomach Ache 96.3% 3.7% 0% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Umcka Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Hives 83.3% 16.7% 0% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 85.7% 14.3% 0% 0% 0%
Itching 96.4% 3.6% 0% 0% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 83.3% 0% 16.7% 0% 0%
Paranoia 96.4% 3.6% 0% 0% 0%
Redness 92.9% 7.1% 0% 0% 0%
Sweating 92.9% 3.6% 3.6% 0% 0%
Vomiting 94.1% 5.9% 0% 0% 0%
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Episodes since taking Umcka
Since taking Umcka Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Heart attack 0.2%
Hospitalization 0.2%
Stroke 0.2%
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User Comments about Umcka
14 Jan 2014 We love Umcka....my husband is a believer in the product...started taking it at first sign of flu...only spent 24hours in bed...second day, up and eating (lightly), still has some aches and is tired..but feeling better...this is a wonderful product....I am taking it as a preventive...so far I am fine....Thank God and Umcka
   —Posted by piadora
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10 Sep 2013 I unfortuntely had a very severe reaction within hours of taking Umcka. A rash that eventually covered my whole body and acute wheezing. Benadryl temporarily stopped the wheezing and seemed to calm the rash. The rash is severe; swelling, welts, extremely itchy. At the close of day 2, the wheezing is completely gone and I've switched to zyrtec instead of benadryl at my Dr's suggestion. The rash seems to get better then get worse again though. I had used the liquid in the past with no ill affects (and I think it was effective in preventing oncoming colds). I took the chewables this time. I won't use Umcka again because these reactions can be more severe the second time.
   —Posted by Anonymous
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26 Jan 2013 Same here. Really sick to my stomach and bad headache. Also experienced rapid heart rate. I'm assuming its an allergic reaction. Too bad cause I hear rally great things about it:( My only problem now is how long will I feel like crap?
   —Posted by Tried it
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03 Jan 2013 I gave this medication to my 1 and 2 year old children and it helped tremendously.
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23 Jan 2013 Hello, how much did you give your one year old, i would like to give it to my one year old but cannot find dosage. 1/4 teaspoon??
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11 Nov 2012 Seemed to hold a chest cold at bay - symptoms were only mild in lieu of terrible. Was able to keep functioning. Got a yeast infection though which is something I never ever get. Umcka was the only thing I had changed so I think it was because of the Umcka.
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