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Slippery Elm (Ulmus fulva)
---Synonyms---Slippery Elm, Red Elm
Parts Used: Inner bark
Active Compounds: Mucilage, composed of galactose, 3-methyl galactose, rhamnose and galacturonic acid residues.
---Medicinal Action and Uses--- Demulcent,
emollient, nutrient, astringent, anti-inflammatory.