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Cleavers / Galium aparine


Family:

Rubiaceae

Genus:

Galium

Species:

aparine

Folk / Common Names:

Clivers, Goosegrass,Hayriffe, Erriffe, Burweed,Goosebill

Actions:

Aperient, alterative,astringent, anti-inflammatory ,anti neo plastic, antispasmodic, diuretic, depurative,hepatic,laxative, Lymphatic cleanser,sudorific, tonic,vulnerary

Part(s) Used:

Arial parts

Constituents:

Chlorophyll, acids, starch, gallo-tannin, asperulin, asperulosid, saponin,Iridoids,poly phonlic acids [caffeic, p-coumaric, gallic , p- hydroxybenzoic acid ] Flavonoids, tannins, coumarins.

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