Horseradish

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What other names is Horseradish known by?

Amoraciae Rusticanae Radix, Armoracia lopathifolia, Armoracia rusticana, Cochlearia armoracia, Cran de Bretagne, Cranson, Grand Raifort, Great Raifort, Meerrettich, Mountain Radish, Moutarde des Allemands, Moutarde des Capucins, Moutardelle, Nasturtium armoracia, Pepperrot, Rábano Picante, Rábano Rústico, Radis de Cheval, Raifort, Raifort Sauvage, Red Cole, Rorippa armoracia.

What is Horseradish?

Horseradish is a plant. The roots are used to make medicine.

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  • Urinary tract problems, fluid retention (edema), cough, bronchitis, achy joints and muscles, gout, gallbladder disorders, sciatic nerve pain, colic, intestinal worms in children, and other conditions.

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