Mark Tierno's Medicinal Herbs Database

    Asarum Canadense
Botanical Name   Asarum canadense
System Affected   abdomen, eyes
Properties   abdomen and associated organs. eyes also called: black snakeweed, canada snakeroot, canadian wild ginger, coltsfoot snakeroot, false coltsfoot, heart snakeroot, indian ginger, southern snakeroot, vermont snakeroot, wild ginger
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    Coltsfoot
Botanical Name   Tussilago farfara
System Affected   mucus membranes, lungs, phlegm
Properties   Soothes mucus membranes. Improves lung troubles. Relieves chest of phlegm. Useful for asthma, bronchitis, spasmodic coughs.
Description   flowers and leaves of flower
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Toxicity   more than 3 tsp/day could damage liver
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