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A valuable herbal treatment for coughs and colds and other viral infection symptoms, bronchitis and upper respiratory congestion.
Has also long been used to reduce fever and ease the bodily aches and pains accompanying it.
A diuretic and a laxative and it is used as an herbal remedy for relief of constipation. The herb aids urine flow but is also used for relieving nighttime urination and bedwetting, fluid retention, gout, urinary stones, cystitis, and pleurisy.
Other traditional uses of Boneset include migraine relief, treating various ailments related to bowels, liver, stomach and uterus as well as a treatment for jaundice. Additionally, it has been used as an herbal folk medicine for fibromyalgia, diarrhea, and intestinal worms.
Some studies done on animals indicate that Boneset leaf does, in fact, have the ability to reduce the symptoms of arthritis and rheumatism.
Has anti-inflammatory properties that make it a useful herbal treatment for topical skin irritants and is also being studied for its ability to aid and subdue bruises, broken bones, and skin diseases.
There is some scientific research which has shown that Boneset tincture can be used to treat the common cold, and as a natural treatment for viral infections, due to possible stimulation of the immune system. It is also thought that Boneset can increase resistance to infections, and as an herbal decongestant that loosens phlegm, eases a sore throat, cough, clears stuffy nose and relieves muscle cramps. This wonderful herb has been used successfully for the body pains and aches that influenza causes.
Native Americans and settlers alike, have used for symptoms related to encephalitis, typhoid fever, yellow fever, mumps, measles, chicken pox, and most all illness that cause fevers.
Boneset is commonly used as a herb for treating and preventing osteoporosis. Boneset helps build healthy bone mass as well as to treat arthritis and symptoms of muscular rheumatism. It has been used as a pain reliever for broken bones and may help broken bones heal faster than immobilization alone.
As a mild laxative, Boneset is used to relieve constipation. It has antispasmodic properties, which are beneficial for all pains, for stomach cramps, indigestion and muscle tension. Boneset is thought to be an appetite stimulant, and to expel worms and parasites.
Boneset leaf is also said to have anti-inflammatory properties when taken internally, and when used topically, it is said to relieve skin diseases.