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Agrimony

An herb with a high content of tannin; it is anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, astringent, haemostatic, and is a GI tonic. It is used for athlete’s foot, diarrhoea, gastric ulcers, colitis, gallstones, cirrhosis, renal disease, and to decrease uric acid levels in gout.
Note: There are no peer-reviewed data regarding efficacy or safe or effective dose; its safety and efficacy in pregnancy is unknown. It can cause photodermatitis.

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Chocolate and Cockleburrs were found grazing in Davis Gulch; remnants of a campsite were uncovered farther down the canyon.
2 That was the year the paramedics strapped me in the helicopter, pointed me to stars, in fits and starts between the cockleburrs of galaxies, my eyes blurred up with ghosts of mayhem, fireflies, outcasts sifting garbage on hot city streets.