Mark Tierno's Medicinal Herbs Database

    Figwort (Throatwort; Heal-All)
Botanical Name   Scrophularia nodosa
System Affected   skin, wounds, diuretic, healing, pain
Properties   Skin eruptions, wounds, abscesses, cleansing effect, pain remover (apply leaves as poltice to wound). Diuretic (taken internally) Makes a healing tea
Notes   Also called Carpenter's Square
Toxicity   none
Dosage   tea: 1oz to 1qt boiling water, 1/4 cup 2Xs/day

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