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Blood Flower Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Blood Flower
Glycemic Index / Load
Mexican Milkweed, Blood Flower
Botanical Name
Asclepias Curassavica
Hindi Name
Chinese Name
Lian Sheng Gui Zi Hua

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Parts Used

Root, Whole Plant
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Blood Flower is a shrub.
It may be perennnial or an annual.
It grows in a tropical climate.
It grows up to 2 M.
Best use for Scorfula, Ringworms.


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Materia Medica for Blood Flower

Blood Flower General

Blood Flower is Kaktundi in Hindi. It is associated to the Apocynaceae family.
It promotes Sweating and is found beneficial in combating Fever and Typhus Fever.
Its leaf juice is useful in ceasing Haemorrhages.
It is widely used in treatment of Piles.
Its roots are favourable in countering Scrofula.
Blood Flower is a good herbal remedy for treating disorders causing Respiratory discomforts namely Asthma, Cough, Bronchitis and Pneumonia.
Its extract bear the properties of being an effective Heart Tonic.
It possesses Anti Cancer properties thus, ceases Cancer Cell multiplication.
Blood Flower is a good herbal remedy for treating Skin troubles like Warts, Ringworms, Corns, Eruptive complaints like Measles.
Its root poultice is effective in arresting Bleeding.
It refines the Blood Circulation.
It cures Lung ailments like Phthisis i.e. Pulmonary Tuberculosis.
Its roots are potent in fighting Jaundice.
It alleviates the inflammation of the Spleen.
It counteracts Worm Infestation.
Blood Flower is advantageous in treating diseases transmitted at the time of intercourse namely, Gonorrhoea.
It possesses Pain killing properties thus, relieves Joint Pain and Swelling.
It is an Antidote for the bites of Insects and Snakes.

Caution : Consult a doctor before consuming it.
Keywords : Fever, Haemorrhages, Scrofula, Respiratory Problems, Cardio Tonic, Cancer, Skin Problems, Bleeding, Blood Circulation, Lung Problems, Jaundice, Spleen inflammation, Worm Infestation, Joint Problems, Piles, Antidote.
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Asclepias Curassavica for Ringworms

Make a poultice of the Asclepias Curassavica root. Apply it on the infected skin.
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02 Dec 2016
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22 May 2017
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26 Sep 2020
How can I use blood flower for pile cure?
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