Latin Name: Eupatorium perfoliatum
Common Names: Boneset Herb
English folklore notes that the leaves can be burned to get rid of wasps and flies.Boneset is used to reduce fever, increase urine output, cause vomiting, and treat constipation.Boneset is also used to treat influenza, swine flu, acute bronchitis, nasal inflammation, joint pain (rheumatism), fluid retention, and pneumonia; as a stimulant; and to cause sweating.
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