Anacardiaceae Rhus sp.
Iroquois - Drug, Anticonvulsive
Use documented by:
Herrick, James William, 1977, Iroquois Medical Botany, State University of New York, Albany, PhD Thesis, page 370
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Scientific name: Rhus sp.
Common names: Sumac
Family (APG): Anacardiaceae
Native American Tribe: Iroquois
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Anticonvulsive
Notes: Infusion of root given to children with worms that cause convulsions.
RECRD: 93554 id: 33032