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

Rev.16-08-2015

Butterfly milkweed

Plant

English

Butterfly milkweed, Butterflyweed, Canada root, 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

Ungrouped Diseases & Uses

Anti-spasmodic, aperient, Carminative, Cataplasm, catharic, Clears gas, compress, convulsive state, Cramp, cramps, Diaphoretic, diuretic, expectorant, Expellant of phlegm, Fart, flatulence, flatulency, Flatus, fomentation, Gas, Herbal tonic, 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

Sugar substitute, sweetener

Ingredients

 Vegetable oil

Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn1467

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