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Herbal medicine
A perennial herb that contains citric acid, coumarin, rubichloric acid and tannins; it is diuretic and given as a digestive and hepatic tonic.
 
Toxicity
Vomiting and vertigo in large doses.

woodruff

A low-growing, hardy perennial herb (Galium odoratum or Asperula odorata) used in alternative medicine to treat nervousness, insomnia, and cardiac irregularity. Liver damage has been reported in some patients after long-term use.
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Woodruff returned to the state Sunday from a tour in Afghanistan, where he worked as a standardization officer.
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After fighting her way to the top of a sometimes brutal profession with a less aggressive style than most of the pack, then wrestling with the competition there, floundering somewhat, and now holding steadfast to a credible reputation and job, Woodruff knows.
Woodruff has written two books about her family's experience as her husband came back from a devastating head and neck injury that doctors told her would never heal enough to allow him to speak again.
However, the Woodruffs are irked that school officials waited more than eight months to respond to their initial notice of the lawsuit - until just days before the deadline to file suit in court.