A – Z of Herbal Remedies
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Other Names: Bloodroot, Blood Root, Red Indian Paint,Tettorwort, Sweet Slumber, Paucon, Indian Plant, Red Root, Coon Root, Snakebite, Sanguinaria Canadensis
Traditional Usages: Red Indian Paints and Dyes, Fevers, Rheumatism, Expectorant (Clears mucus from the airways - use as gargle and do not swallow), Use as external wash for Warts, Ringworm, Athlete's Foot, Improves circulation, Asthma, Croup, Whooping Cough, Pneumonia, Bleeding of the Lungs as in Tuberculosis, Emphysema, Nervous Irritation, Eczema, Ulcers, Chronic Bronchitis, Dysentery, Lowers the Pulse Rate
Resources: US, Canada,
Parts Used: Root, Rhizomes
Health Warning: Take only under Professional Medical guidance.Excessive doses are toxic.
Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding.
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