Mark Tierno's Medicinal Herbs Database

    Camphor (Oil Of Camphor)
Botanical Name   Cinnamomum camphora, Laurus camphora, Camphora officinarum
System Affected   colds/chills, fever, gout, inflamation, bruises
Properties   Internally: colds, chills, diarrhea from colds, sedative pain remover, asthma spasms, increased persperation, reduce fever. intestinal worms gout, rheumatism, neuralgia. Externally: irritation of sexual organs, inflamation, bruises, sprains
Description   wood from a large tree
Origin   Formosa
Toxicity   vomiting, convulsions, rapid heart beat
Dosage   no more than 3 grains

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