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Phytolacca  Phytolacca esculenta, Phytolacca acinosa

Family: Phytolaccaceae

---Synonyms---Phytolacca, poke root

--Parts Used---Root

---Medicinal Actions and Uses---

Antibiotic, emetic, diuretic, antitussive, expectorant.

It is used to treat lymphatic congestion, swollen lymph glands, edema, mastitis, abnormal congestion of all glands of the body, and severe ascites of the abdomen. The fresh herb is very strong and irritating to the gastrointestinal tract. Externally, it can be applied as a poultice to inflamed sores and infections. Resolves lumps and tumors, is anticarcinogenic.

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