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Convolvulus arvensis (field bindweed)


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Convolvulus arvensis  (field bindweed) (Convolvulus arvensis)

Medicinal Uses
Cholagogue; Diuretic; Laxative; Purgative; Stings; Women's complaints.
A resin made from the root this is cholagogue, diuretic, laxative besides being a strong purgative.
A tea made from the flowers is laxative and can also be used in the treatment of fevers and wounds.
A cold tea made from the leaves is also laxative and used as a wash for spider bites. When drunk it helps to reduce excessive menstrual flow.

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