Bistort Root C/S
Botanical Name: Polygonum bistorta
Bistort is a plant. The root and underground stem (rhizome) are used to make medicine.
Bistort is used for digestion problems, particularly diarrhea.
Some people apply bistort directly to the affected area for mouth and throat infections, and for wounds.
Bistort contains chemicals called tannins that can help improve diarrhea and mouth and throat irritation by reducing swelling (inflammation).
The leaves are added to a pudding traditionally eaten at Lent in northern England called Easter ledger pudding.
• Mouth and throat infections
• Topical for wounds
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