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Antispasmodic: Leonurus Cardiaca Anti-rheumatic: Leonurus Cardiaca Astringent: Leonurus Cardiaca Carminitive: Leonurus Cardiaca Diaphoretic: Leonurus Cardiaca Diuretic: Leonurus Cardiaca Emmenagogue: Leonurus Cardiaca Heart (cardiac) tonic: Leonurus Cardiaca Nervine: Leonurus Cardiaca Tonic: Leonurus Cardiaca

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Materia Medica: Leonurus Cardiaca (Motherwort)

Latin name/family: Leonurus cardiaca, Labiatae mint family Habitat & Appearance: moist, disturbed areas; often will volunteer in gardens and take over; hardy plant — pink to white flowers above leaf nodes, leaves opposite w/ pointed lobes; resembles mugwort Parts used: … Continue reading

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