Tag: analgesic

  • Sseziwundu

    Sseziwundu

    Common Name: St. Paul’s Wort Botanical name: Sigesbeckia Orientalis Luganda Name: #Sseziwundu Properties.- Seeds and flowers are sticky.- Considered alterative, antiseptic, aperient, depurative, sialagogue, tonic, vulnerary.- Studies have suggested immunosuppresant, antibacterial, antiallergic, anticancer, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, wound healing, antihyperuricemic, phytoremediative, antimetastatic, neuroprotective properties.Parts used: Leaves, shoots, whole plant.UsesFolkloric- Leaf decoction used as alterative; in lotion form, […]