Apocynaceae Apocynum cannabinum L.


Micmac - Drug, Anthelmintic

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 54

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Scientific name: Apocynum cannabinum L.
USDA symbol: APCA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Indianhemp
Family: Apocynaceae
Family (APG): Apocynaceae
Native American Tribe: Micmac
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Anthelmintic
Notes: Root used as a vermifuge.

RECRD: 81452 id: 3832