Latin: Eupatorium perfoliatum
Country of Origin: United States
Actions: Aperient, antispasmodic, astringent, bitter, carminative, diaphoretic, emetic, expectorant, febrifuge, immune stimulant, laxative, stimulant, tonic
Energetics: Drying, cooling, bitter, pungent
Precautions: Not recommended for continuous use and large amounts may cause vomiting, trembling, weakness, drooling, stiffness and diarrhea.
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References: Desktop Guide to Herbal Medicine – Brigitte Mars
Grieves, M. (2020). Boneset. Retrieved October 05, 2020, from https://botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/b/bonese65.html