Liverwort

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What other names is Liverwort known by?

American Liverleaf, Anemone acutiloba, Anémone à Lobes Aigus, Anemone americana, Anemone hepatica, Anémone d'Amérique, Anémone Hépatique, Bryopsidée, Hepatica nobilis var. acuta, Hepatica nobilis var. obtusa, Hepática, Hepatici Noblis Herba, Hépatique d'Amérique, Hépatique à Lobes Aigus, Herb Trinity, Kidney Wort, Leberbluemchenkraut, Liverleaf, Liverweed, Liverwort-Leaf, Round-Leaved Hepatica, Round-Lobe Hepatica, Sharp-Lobe Hepatica, Trefoil.

What is Liverwort?

Liverwort is a plant. The fresh or dried above ground parts of liverwort are used to make medicine.

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  • Liver diseases and liver conditions such as hepatitis, stomach and digestive discomfort, stimulating appetite, treating gallstones, regulating bowel function, stimulating the pancreas, high cholesterol, varicose veins, stimulating blood circulation, increasing heart blood supply, strengthening nerves, stimulating metabolism, menopausal symptoms, hemorrhoids, and other conditions.

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