Liber Herbarum Minor (English)
The incomplete reference-guide to Herbal medicine

Rev.14-07-2014

butterfly milkweed

Plant

English

butterfly milkweed, Butterflyweed, Canada Root, chiegerflower, Chigger Flower, Fluxroot, Indian Posy, Orange Milkweed, Orange-root, Orange Swallow-wort, Pleurisy-root, Tuber-root, White-root, Windroot, Yellow Milkweed

Latin

Asclepias tuberosa L.

Diseases & Uses

Diseases

Antispasmodic, aperient, Carminative, Cataplasm, catharic, Clears gas, compress, convulsive state, Cramp, Cramps, Diaphoretic, diuretic, expectorant, Expellant of phlegm, Fart, flatulence, flatus, fomentation, Gas, hidrotic, Induce sweating, intestinal gas, laxative, movements of the bowel, Mucolytic agent, poultice, purgative, relax spasms, spasm, Spasmolytic, sudorific, sweat-inducing, Tonic, Vasodilator, wind

Foods

sweetener

Ingredients

 Vegetable oil

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Diseases & UsesPlant parts ↔ Preparation ↔ Use
Antispasmodic, cramp, spasm, convulsive state, cramps, relax spasms, Spasmolytic?
diuretic?
flatulence, Carminative, Clears gas, Fart, flatus, Gas, intestinal gas, wind?
laxative, aperient, catharic, movements of the bowel, purgative?
Mucolytic agent, expectorant, Expellant of phlegm?
poultice, Cataplasm, compress, fomentation?
sweat-inducing, Diaphoretic, hidrotic, Induce sweating, sudorific?
sweetener?
Tonic?
Vasodilator?
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