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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Gentiana lutea?
If you know websites containing any information about Gentiana lutea please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Gentiana lutea and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Gentiana lutea.


Gentiana lutea basic info
Scientific Name: Gentiana lutea L..
Family: Gentianaceae.
Genus: Gentiana.
Common names in English: yellow gentian.
Description: Gentiana lutea is a species of gentian native to central and southern Europe. Other names include "yellow gentian", "bitter root', "bitterwort", "centiyane" and "genciana". Before the introduction of hops, gentian was used occasionally in brewing. Gentian root or gentian radix was once considered useful as a tonic and stomachic. - for more info about Gentiana lutea See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Gentiana lutea
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Gentiana lutea in other websites
Gentiana lutea common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Gentiana lutea - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Gentiana lutea - See link.


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