Berce Commune, Berce Laineuse, Berce Très Grande, Cow Cabbage, Cow Parsnip, Heracleum lanatum, Heracleum maximum, Heracleum montanum, Heracleum sphondylium, Heracleum sphondylium subsp. montanum, Hogweed, Imperatoria, Madnep, Radix Pimpinelle Franconiae, Woolly Parsnip, Youthwort.
Despite safety concerns, people take masterwort for relief of muscle cramps, stomach disorders, digestive problems, diarrhea, and swelling of the tissue that lines the stomach and intestines.
There have been some reports that masterwort is used as a replacement to "stretch" greater burnet-saxifrage (Pimpinella major) products.
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