Sonchus arvensis Linn.

Nota de alcance (en)

Origin

Waste places and fields throughout India, up to an altitude of 2,400 m.

Action:

Plant—sedative, hypnotic, anodyne, expectorant, diuretic. Used for nervous debility.

Seeds— used for asthma, bronchitis, cough, pertussis, fever; decoction in insomnia.

Leaves—applied to swellings.

Root—used for diseases of the respiratory tract.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p 617.

Sonchus arvensis Linn.
Término aceptado: 03-Jun-2021