Potentilla anserina MT is used as a remedy for diarrhoea. It contains high quantity of astringent principles. It is used as gargles in case of sore throat and externally to stop bleeding, covering bleeding from piles. The herbs contain essential oils, which have stimulation on the uterine muscles. It is also considered as tonic. Its extracts have showed strong anti-oxidant activities.
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