Southern Prickly Ash

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What other names is Southern Prickly Ash known by?

Frêne Épineux Américain, Frêne Épineux du Sud, Fresno Espinoso del Sur, Prickly Ash, Prickly Yellow Wood, Sea Ash, Toothache Tree, Xanthoxylum, Zanthoxylum, Zanthoxylum clava-herculis.

What is Southern Prickly Ash?

Southern prickly ash is a plant. The bark and berry are used to make medicine.

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  • Cramps, poor circulation in the legs, Raynaud's syndrome (circulation problems and spasms of the blood vessels in the fingers), joint pain, toothache, fever, sores, ulcers, and cancer.

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