Latin Name: Artemisia absinthium
Uses: loss of appetite, upset stomach, gall bladder disease, fever, worms, Crohn’s disease, IgA nephropathy, wounds, insect bites
Safety Concerns: Contains thujone, a toxin that can cause seizures, muscle breakdown, kidney failure, restlessness, sleeplessness, nightmares, vomiting, stomach cramps, dizziness, tremors, paralysis and even death. It must be removed before it is safe.
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