rhatany root

rhatany root (ra·tn·ē rōōt),

n Latin name:
Krameria triandra; part used: root; uses: chronic diarrhea, dysentery, menorrhagia, urine in-continence, hematuria, passive hemorrhage, anal fissure, prolapsus ani, leucorrhoea, sore throat, astringent, general health, clean teeth; precautions: can cause allergic mucosal reaction and irritation. Also called
rhatanhia, ratanhiawurzel, krameria root, peruvian rhatany, mapato, pumacuchu, raiz para los dientes, and
red rhatany.