Simple Herbal Extracts | Collinsonia

Name

Collinsonia

Botanical Name

Collinsonia canadensis

Part Used

whole plant

Contraindications

None *

Traditional Information*

Collinsonia is indicated primarily for conditions with  pelvic and venous stagnation with congestion such as hemorrhoids, varicose veins, benign prostatic hyperplasia and chronic laryngitis (ministerís throat). It is also used for urinary calculi, diverticulosis, colitis, mitral valve prolapse and chronic heart weakness (use with Hawthorn and Night Blooming Cereus.)

Herbal Therapeutics Research Library, David Winston (RH) AHG

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*Disclaimer: The information on historical, ethnobotanical and phytotherapeutic uses of herbs and traditional formulas contained herein is based on the experience and research of the author. It is not intended as a substitute for consulting with your physician or other health care provider. Any attempt to diagnose and treat an illness should be done under the direction of a health care professional. The publisher and author are not responsible for any adverse effects or consequences resulting from the use of any of the information discussed. Should you have any questions concerning the appropriateness of any preparation mentioned, the author strongly suggests consulting a professional health care advisor.