Devil's Club

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What other names is Devil's Club known by?

Bois Piquant, Cukilanarpak, Devils Club, Devil's Root, Echinopanax horridus, Fatsia, Fatsia horrida, Garrote del Diablo, Oplopanax horridus, Panax Horridum.

What is Devil's Club?

Devil's club is a plant. People use the root bark for medicine.

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  • Arthritis, purging the bowels, causing vomiting, wound healing, fever, tuberculosis, stomach trouble, coughs, colds, pneumonia, swollen glands, boils, sores, skin infections, diabetes, hypoglycemia, and other uses.

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