Rumex acetosa Linn.

Nota de alcance (en)

Origin

Western Himalayas from Kashmir to Kumaon.

Action:

Laxative, diuretic, antiscorbutic, refrigerant. Used for scurvy, as a cooling drink in febrile disorders, as a corrective of scrofulous deposits. Seeds—astringent (in haemorrhages).

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p 563.

Rumex acetosa Linn.
Término aceptado: 12-May-2021