Anemia californica, Anemopsis californica, Anemopsis de Californie, Lizard's Tail, Queue de Lézard, Swamp Root, Yerba Manza.
Yerba mansa is used for the common cold and related mucus production (catarrh), cough, throat problems, and tuberculosis. It is also used for stomach and intestinal problems, including constipation; sexually transmitted diseases; skin problems; and cancer.
Yerba mansa is also used as a pain-killer, disinfectant, and tonic. Some people use it to cause sweating or vomiting.
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