Boneset

General Information

Common name: Boneset

Medical Term: Eupatorium Perfoliatum Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum) is a plant from the Asteraceae family. Parts used for medicinal purposes: leaves, petals / flowers.

Composition:

The plant is rich in oils, sesquiterpenes, acids, bitterness, kaempferol, rutin, quercetin, resins, sterol, diterpenes, polysaccharides and gums.

Effects:

  • lowers the sugar content in the blood;
  • heals malaria;
  • acts as an antipyretic;
  • treats colds, flu, cough, arthritis;
  • has anti-inflammatory effect;
  • causes vomiting.

In the form of a warm infusion, the Boneset is used as a stimulant, antipyretic and diaphoretic remedy for attacks of muscle rheumatism and colds. Widely used in the United States with intermittent fever (malaria). It is considered one of the best means for influenza. Boneset relieves pain in the muscles, lowers the temperature and stimulates immunity. In large doses, it causes vomiting and has a laxative effect. Cold infusion as a soft tonic is used for dyspeptic disorders and general weakness, especially useful for digestive disorders in the elderly.

Instructions for use:

  • colds and secondary infections;
  • influenza; at elevated temperature;
  • arthritis, rheumatism;
  • constipation, flatulence;
  • a general weakening of the body.

Connected Diseases :

Arthritis, Rheumatoid

General Illness Information Common Name: ARTHRITIS, RHEUMATOID Medical Term: None Specified Description: A chronic auto-immune disease characterized by inflammation, swelling and pain in the joints,…

Influenza

General Illness Information Medical Term: INFLUENZA Common Name:¬†(FLU) Description: A specific acute contagious, viral illness causing fever, runny nose, cough, headaches, generalized aches and pains,…

Malaria

General Illness Information Medical Term: Plasmodium infection Common Name: Malaria Description: Malaria is a group of diseases caused by the introduction into human erythrocytes of…

Common Cold

General Illness Information Medical Term: Upper Respiratory Infection, URI Common name:¬†Common Cold Description: A contagious viral infection of the upper-respiratory passages Causes: Any of at…

Gastrointestinal Tract Disorders

General Illness Information Medical Term: Nothing specified Common Name: Gastrointestinal tract disorders, digestive disorders, gastrointestinal diseases Description: Gastrointestinal tract disorders include diseases of the esophagus,…