What is Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis)?

Category: Nutrition/Diets


Rooibos (aspalathus linearis) has gained attention for clinical purposes in the case of nervous tension, allergies (dermatitis), and various indigestive problems. Rooibos tea contains a large amount of flavonoids and acts as a potent antioxidant.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis)

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis)

Dosage Patients
2 other daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis)

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis)


Currently using Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis)

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped using Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis)

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2
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There are no evaluations for Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis).