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Lesser Periwinkle Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Lesser Periwinkle
Glycemic Index / Load
Lesser Periwinkle
Botanical Name
Vinca Minor
Homeopathic Name
Vinca Minor   -   Mother Tincture

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Lesser Periwinkle Cures

Highly Effective


Action of Lesser Periwinkle

Highly Effective

Nutrients in Lesser Periwinkle

Lesser Periwinkle
Combines With

Taste of
Lesser Periwinkle

Parts Used

Aerial Parts

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Lesser Periwinkle

Avoid use during pregnancy.
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Lesser Periwinkle is a plant.
It is an evergreen.
It grows in a warm climate.
It grows up to 40 Cm.
Best used for Alzheimer.

The Homeopathic medicine , Vinca Minor is best used to treat :
Spots on scalp, oozing moisture, matting hair and corrosive itching of the scalp.
Passive Haemorrhage from Uterus
Eczema of head


Grown In

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Materia Medica for Lesser Periwinkle

Single Herb

Lesser Periwinkle for Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

It is used to curb Heavy bleeding associated with menses.
Take 10 drops of Mother tincture 2 times in a day.
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10 Feb 2016
Why should Vinca minor (Lesser Periwinkle) be avoided during pregnancy. Do you perhaps have any articles supporting your statement for me to read up on?
Herbpathy Admin
10 Feb 2016
Dear Wilco
This Herb should not be taken by a pregnant woman in any form. Not at all. As this may lead to miscarriage and birth defects in the child. If you have any doubts, you may refer the web, books or research papers .
Although, We can not provide you with articles supporting our statement. But we would like to tell you that information given here, has been published after a thorough research and has also been cross checked after your review. Regards
Herbpathy Admin
This advice is for educational purpose only. It is not intended to replace a doctor. Please consult your doctor before taking any herb.
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