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Henbane

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What other names is Henbane known by?

Beleño, Careillade, Devil's Eye, Fetid Nightshade, Fève à Cochons, Hen Bell, Herbe aux Engelures, Hog Bean, Hyoscyami Folium, Hyoscyamus niger, Jupiter's Bean, Jusquiame, Jusquiame Noire, Khurasani-Ajavayan, Parasigaya, Poison Tobacco, Potelée, Stinking Nightshade, Tue Poule.

What is Henbane?

Henbane is a plant. The leaf is used to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Treating scar tissue, when the leaf oil is used on the skin.
  • Spasms of the digestive tract, including the stomach and intestines.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).

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