Botanical Name: Anacyclus pyrethrum
Pellitory is a plant. The root is used to make medicine.
People take pellitory for treating arthritis and for improving digestion.
Pellitory is sometimes applied directly to the gums for toothaches and to the skin to kill insects.
Don’t confuse pellitory with another plant called pellitory-of-the-wall.
Pellitory might stimulate nerve endings.
Botanical Name: Anacylcus pyrethrum
•Toothaches when applied to the gums
•Killing insects when applied to the skin