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Pleurisy Root

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What other names is Pleurisy Root known by?

Asclépiade, Asclépiade Pleurétique, Asclépiade Tubéreuse, Asclepias tuberosa, Butterfly Weed, Canada Root, Flux Root, Orange Milkweed, Orange Swallow Wort, Pleurisy, Racine du Canada, Racine Colique, Racine de Flux, Racine de Tubercule, Swallow Wort, Tuber Root, Vencetósigo, White Root, Wind Root.

What is Pleurisy Root?

Pleurisy is a plant. The root is used as medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Coughs, pleurisy (lung inflammation), disorders of the uterus, pain, spasms, bronchitis, influenza, easing breathing, promoting sweating, and other conditions.

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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