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Rhus Coriaria Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Rhus Coriaria
Glycemic Index / Load
Elm Leaved Sumach
Botanical Name
Rhus Coriaria
Hindi Name
Raytung, Ninas

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Rhus Coriaria Cures


Action of Rhus Coriaria

Nutrients in Rhus Coriaria

Rhus Coriaria
Combines With

Taste of
Rhus Coriaria

Parts Used

Fruit, Seeds, Leaves

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Rhus Coriaria

It is related to Cashews and Mangoes. It may cause Allergic reactions in certain people.
It may lower Blood sugar. Avoid taking if you are already taking medication.
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Rhus Coriaria is a shrub.
It is deciduous.
It grows upto 3 M.
It belongs to the Cashew ( Anacardiaceae ) family.
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Materia Medica for Rhus Coriaria

Rhus Coriaria General

The fresh fruits of Sumac is used to make Tea. It is also dried and powdered for use as a herbal supplement. The red berries or fruit of the herb is used herbally. It can be taken as capsule, tea or tincture form. It is also used for culinary purpose.
In Medieval times, in North America, it was used to treat Cough, Sore Throat, Stomachaches, and Wounds.
Rhus Coriaria is very effective for diseases as Stroke, Oral diseases, and Inflammation.
It is a powerhouse of antioxidants. It is used to prevent Cancer and signs of aging.
Sumac reduces inflammation. It helps to prevent Inflammatory ailments as Heart diseases and Cancer.
It is used as a supplement to treat Type 2 Diabetes. It also reduces the risk of Cardiovascular diseases in people with Type 2 Diabetes.
It also alleviates muscle pain. The antioxidants present in Sumac play a vital role in reducing muscle pains and blood sugar.
Dosage: 3 gms per day is considered safe for consumption. Do not consume without consultation from your physician.
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