burdock root

burdock root

a perennial herb found in the United States, China, and Europe.
uses This herb is used for skin diseases, inflammation, rashes, colds and fever, cancer, gout, and arthritis; there are insufficient data to know if it is effective.
contraindications Burdock is probably safe except in those who are hypersensitive to this plant. Burdock also should be used cautiously in people with diabetes or cardiac disorders.
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