February 10, 2016


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What other names is Sneezewort known by?

Achillea ptarmica, Achilée Boule de Neige, Achillée des Marais, Achillée Ptarmique, Achillée Sternutatoire, Bouton d'Argent, Herbe à Éternuer, Hierba Estornutatoria, Passe-Pierre, Ptármica, Sneezeweed.

What is Sneezewort?

Sneezewort is a plant. The dried root is used as medicine.

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  • Joint and muscular pain, toothache, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, gas (flatulence), tiredness, urinary tract complaints, loss of appetite, and other complaints.

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