Botanical Name: Barosma betulina
Common Names: Bucco, Agathosma betulina, Bookoo, Bucku, round buchu
Buchu has been used to treat inflammation and kidney and urinary tract infections; as a diuretic and as a stomach tonic. Other uses include carminative action and treatment of cystitis, urethritis, prostatitis and gout. It has also been used for leukorrhea and yeast infections.Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy. Contraindicated in kidney inflammation.
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