Botanical Name: Asclepias tuberosa
Pleurisy root is used for coughs, swelling of the lining of the lungs (pleurisy), swelling of the air sacs in the lungs (pneumonitis), swelling of the airways (bronchitis), and the flu.Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy. May cause nausea and vomiting.
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