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Other Names: Pumpkin, Pumpkin Seed, Field Pumpkin, Melon Pumpkin, Pompion, Kaddu, Cucurbita Pepo
Traditional Usages: Food, Removing Intestinal Worms and Tapeworms, Urinary System Complaints, Irritable Bladder, Prostate Problems, Morning Sickness, Anemia, Poultice for Burns
Resources: US, Britain, Asia, India, North America, Mexico, China,
Parts Used: Seeds, Pulp, Oil
Administration Method: Whole or coarsely ground seed, decoctions.
Herb Action: Antiparasitic, anti-inflammatory, diuretic.
Herbal Research: Pumpkin
Pumpkin – Herbal remedy for Frequent Urination: Pumpkin seeds can improve bladder and prostate health. Pumpkin itself is one of the few natural remedies for post-menopausal women suffering from overactive bladder. Eat as much pumpkin as you can.
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