Teasel, Dipsacus sylvestris.
Traditional uses of Teasel:
Bacteriostatic, protective effect on liver parenchyma (hepatoprotective), anti-inflammatory, analgesic, anti-rheumatic and immunostimulant. The root of wild teasel is considered a plant that improves circulation and is useful in convalescence after chronic diseases connected with weight loss.
Traditional uses of Teasel in the treatment of Lyme disease:
Teasel has the following effects:
- toning for the liver and kidneys,
- strengthening tendons and bones,
- anti-inflammatory in ailments related to back pain, limb pain, in particular knees,
- analgesic with painful swellings,
- improving circulation.
No data on side effects.
Wild teasel cannot be used by pregnant women.
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