Ananas sativus MT is reported to be used in habitual abortions caused due to excessive purging. Pineapple juice from unripe fruits acts as a violent purgative. In phytotherapy, it has been used to improve digestion, appetite, relieve dyspepsia and in Indian medicine as uterine tonic. It is used in folk remedies for corns, tumors and warts (externally).
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