Pleurisy Root

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Asclepias tuberosa, Certified Organic

*unmilled, hand chopped ~ irregular pieces

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Pleurisy Root, Asclepias tuberosa ~ Slightly pungent, slightly sweet, bitter. Pleurisy has generally been reserved for applications related to the respiratory tract and it is considered a strong remedy, favored in congested, hard to budge conditions. Native American use has included applications for the chest in general. Ancient Greek medicine used relatives of this plant as medicine also – Asclepius is a reference to the historic physician, known as the ‘god’ of medicine.

*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only

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Weight N/A
Dimensions 6 × 3.75 × 2.5 in

4 oz, 8 oz, 1 lb