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


Gentiana scabra basic info
Scientific Name: Gentiana scabra Bunge.
Family: Gentianaceae.
Genus: Gentiana.
Description: Gentiana scabra is a species of flowering plant, found in much of the United States and Japan. Its roots are used as a bitter tonic in Chinese herbalism where it is said to promote digestive secretions and treats a range of illnesses associated with the liver. - for more info about Gentiana scabra See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Gentiana scabra
*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 scabra in other websites
Gentiana scabra 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 scabra - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Gentiana scabra - See link.


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