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

 

Chimaphila maculata basic info
Scientific Name: Chimaphila maculata (L.) Pursh.
Family: Ericaceae.
Genus: Chimaphila.
Common names in English: spotted-wintergreen, striped prince's-pine.
Description: Chimaphila maculata (spotted wintergreen, also called striped wintergreen, striped prince's pine or rheumatism root) is a perennial evergreen herb native to eastern North America and Central America, from southern Quebec west to Illinois, and south to Florida and Panama. - for more info about Chimaphila maculata See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Chimaphila maculata
*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

 

Chimaphila maculata in other websites
Chimaphila maculata 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 Chimaphila maculata - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Chimaphila maculata - See link.

 

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