Celandine Herb - CHELIDONIUM MAJUS
(Cut & Sifted) (Wild Crafted) Available in 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB, 1 LB.
Description: Celandine is a herbaceous perennial belonging to the Papaveraceae family and, like other members of this family, has a dense mass of stamens in the center of its blossoms. The root is thick and fleshy and the stem is slender, round and slightly hairy. The fresh plant has an unpleasant, acrid odor, but in a dried state it is odorless. It has a persistent, acrid and somewhat salty taste.
Other Names: Celydoyne, Chelidonium, Garden Celandine, Greater Celandine
Part Used: Herb
Medicinal Uses: Celandine is considered to calm the stomach and has been used to support the liver. Fresh juice has been thought helpful when applied to warts, ringworm, eczema and corns.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions: Celandine is not recommended for prolonged usage. Celandine is not to be used during pregnancy and not to be used by children.
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