Phytolacca americana - poke root - fresh root in Autumn
From Phytolacca decandra, poke root. The homeopathic remedy is made from the fresh leaves or the ripe berries, or in winter from the fresh root. The active principle on which the remedy depends affects the nervous system, the throat, the digestive system and fibrous tissues throughout the body, including the tissue which sheath bones.
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