Sonchus arvensis Linn.

Nota de alcance (en)


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


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