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Laboratory studies suggest that blessed thistle may cnicsu the risk of bleeding, although effects in humans are not known. May G, Willuhn G. Phytochemical investigation of medicinal plant Cnicus wallichii and Cnicus benedictus L. An infrequent casual in Britain[17]. You will receive a range of benefits including: Seed – sow in situ in the spring or early autumn[]. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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Dosing adjustments may be necessary. This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above.

Evidence Table These uses have been tested in humans or animals.

For “blessed milk thistle”, see Silybum marianum. In bwnedictus projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Data Source and Documentation. Scanned by Omnitek Inc. Increases stomach acid secretion so caution needed with gastric ulcers and heartburn. Strong scientific evidence for this use B: Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society.

Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for bemedictus composite list of Weeds of the U. These thistles are not considered edibleunlike CirsiumArctium and Onopordum species; the leaves are considered unpalatable if not bitter.


Men were required to run after each dose in order to encourage sweating. May be bitter in taste. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.

If bneedictus have a medical condition, or are taking other drugs, herbs, or supplements, you should speak with a qualified healthcare provider before starting a new therapy. J Ethnopharmacol ;44 1: Plants For A Future can not take bebedictus responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants.

Antineoplastic agent from Cnicus benedictus. Consult a healthcare provider immediately if you experience side effects. It is used in the treatment of the liver and gall bladder[9].

medicinal herbs: BLESSED THISTLE – Cnicus benedictus

Root – boiled as a pot herb[]. The plant is also used internally in the treatment of anorexia, poor appetite associated with depression, dyspepsia, flatulent colic etc[]. J Med Chem ;39 1: Caution is advised in patients with bleeding disorders or taking agents that may increase the risk of bleeding. The flower heads are rather small and using them in this way is very fiddly[K].

Some of these conditions are potentially serious, and should be evaluated by a qualified healthcare provider. Information is based on review of scientific research data, historical practice patterns, and clinical experience. This herb has been tested in laboratory studies for its properties against infections, cancer, and inflammation with promising results.

Benedict’s thistleblessed thistleholy thistle or spotted thistleis a thistle -like plant in the family Asteraceaenative to the Mediterranean regionfrom Portugal north to benediictus France and benediictus to Iran. Retrieved from ” https: South Carolina blessed thistle Plant pest. This article needs additional citations for verification.


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Right bendeictus wrong place. Perez C, Anesini C. Food and Drug Administration does not strictly regulate herbs and supplements. To leave a comment please Register or login here All comments need to be approved so will not appear immediately.

Spermatophyta — Seed plants. Many tinctures contain high levels of alcohol and should be avoided during pregnancy. Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Blessed thistle has been used traditionally to stimulate menstruation and abortion, and therefore should be avoided during pregnancy.

Laboratory studies report no activity of blessed thistle against herpes viruses, influenza, or poliovirus. The whole plant is astringent, bitter, cholagogue, diaphoretic, diuretic, strongly emetic in large doses, emmenagogue, galactogogue, stimulant, stomachic and tonic[4, 7, 9, 21, benedlctus, ]. Good scientific evidence for this use C: The plant is harvested in the summer as it comes into flower and cnicuus dried for later use[4].

Dry sunny places in arable, stony and waste ground[7, 9, ]. This taxon has not yet been assessed. We are currently updating this section.