Mark Tierno's Medicinal Herbs Database

    Motherwort, Siberian (Yi-Mu-Cao)
Botanical Name   Leonurus sibiricus
System Affected   diuretic
Properties   emmenagogue, diuretic, vasodilator
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Origin   China
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    Motherwort
Botanical Name   Leonurus cardiaca
System Affected   colds, menstrual, nerves, heart
Properties   colds, flu excellent for menstrual nerves, nervous tension heart problems, cardiac arrhythmia
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Dosage   ~1/2oz per 3 cups boiling water for heart

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