Fagaceae Quercus rubra L.

Northern Red Oak

Micmac - Drug, Antidiarrheal

Use documented by:
Chandler, R. Frank, Lois Freeman and Shirley N. Hooper, 1979, Herbal Remedies of the Maritime Indians, Journal of Ethnopharmacology 1:49-68, page 60

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Scientific name: Quercus rubra L.
USDA symbol: QURUR (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Northern Red Oak
Family: Fagaceae
Family (APG): Fagaceae
Native American Tribe: Micmac
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antidiarrheal
Notes: Bark and roots used for diarrhea.

RECRD: 93176 id: 32377