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Burdock

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Arctium Lappa - Fam. Asteraceae

Plant spread in overgrown places or along country roadsides. The root contains active substances that provide bacteriostatic, fungicidal and hypoglycaemic properties, whereas its leaves have a choleretic and cholagogue action.

The fresh leaves juice can be used to rub oily hair. For external use it is also suitable in case of acne and psoriasis.

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