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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Eryngium foetidum?
If you know websites containing any information about Eryngium foetidum please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Eryngium foetidum and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Eryngium foetidum.


Eryngium foetidum basic info
Scientific Name: Eryngium foetidum L..
Family: Apiaceae.
Genus: Eryngium.
Common names in English: fitweed, shadow-beni, stinkweed.
For common names of Eryngium foetidum in different languages - See link
Description: Eryngium foetidum is a tropical perennial and annual herb native to Mexico and South America, but is cultivated worldwide. In the United States. It has been used in traditional medicine for burns, earache, fevers, hypertension, constipation, fits, asthma, stomachache, worms, infertility complications, snake bites, diarrhea, and malaria. - for more info about Eryngium foetidum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Eryngium foetidum
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Eryngium foetidum in other websites
Eryngium foetidum common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Eryngium foetidum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Eryngium foetidum - See link.


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