Description. The leaves of Plantain are rich in mucus, carotin, ascorbic acid, tannins, potassium and other substances. Plantains major property is haemostatic, its elements help stop bleeding. Plantain tincture also havs refrigerant, diuretic, deobstruent, astringent, bacteriostatic, wound healing, expectorative and hypotensive properties. Moreover plantain infusions and tinctures are considered to be of great value for advanced cases of stomach ulcer. Researches have proved that plantain leaves possess substances which influence cholesteric metabolism. Plantain is valuable for skin and eyes inflammations and helps reduce purulent discharge, also used as a mouthwash for oral cavity inflammations. Use. Plantain tincture is to be used for bowels and stomach ulcers, dysentery, dyspepsia, bronchitis. Plantain has been used in inflammation of the skin, malignant ulcers, intermittent fever, etc., and as a vulnerary, and externally as a stimulant application to sores.
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