Euphorbiaceae Stillingia sp.

Creek - Drug, Abortifacient

Use documented by:
Swanton, John R, 1928, Religious Beliefs and Medical Practices of the Creek Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #42:473-672, page 662

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Scientific name: Stillingia sp.
Common names:
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Family (APG): Euphorbiaceae
Native American Tribe: Creek
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Abortifacient
Notes: Compound decoction of root used as a wash for irregular periods.

RECRD: 95744 id: 38939