Chinese Motherwort

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A perennial shrub, the fruit of which is used for cough, oedema, fatigue, hypertension, infertility, insomnia, malnutrition, menstrual irregularities, postpartum pain, urinary delay, to increase internal secretions, to retard ageing, and as a tonic
Toxicity Chinese motherwort should not be used in pregnancy, as it may induce abortion