Boneset Herb {Eupatorium perfoliatum}

Boneset is a powerful immune boosting  remedy for flu-like symptoms including body aches and fever. Historically used to inhibit epidemic influenza viruses. Boneset is a herb that should only be used short term as it contains pyrrolizidine alkaloids.

Family Asteraceae

Parts used  Whole herb

Associated Systems
Respiratory System, Immune System, Digestive System, Integumentary System, Musculoskeletal System

Medicinal actions
Respiratory Diaphoretic, Immune Diaphoretic, Immune Immunostimulant, Digestive Cholegogue, Integumentary Diaphoretic, Musculoskeletal Diuretic, Febrifuge, Tonic, Laxative (only at high doses)

Tonic anti-inflammatory, Antispasmodic, Diaphoretic, Febrifuge, One of the best remedies for the relief of the associated symptoms that accompany influenza (night sweats, aching bones), Aches and pain, Clear the upper respiratory tract of mucus congestion, Fever, Rheumatism.

Warnings & Interactions 1A {Safety Chart}

This monograph does not intend to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or illness. It is always advisable to consult with your trusted Herbalist or healthcare professional prior to use. Click here to book your appointment.

. Find a complete list of references for this monograph and a review of its evidence based applications in “Naturopathic Botanical Medicine” by Dr. Anthony Godfrey, and Paul Richard Saunders with Kerry Barlow, Cindy Gilbert, Mathew Gowan and Fraser Smith.
.  Teachings by John Redden


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