Coughgrass (Agropyron Repens)

Coughgrass (Agropyron Repens) is a herb mainly with calming abilities. In traditional medicine it has been used for coughs (as its name suggests) and headaches.

It is available cut.

 

Description

General Informations

Coughgrass (Latin Name: Agropyron Repens) belongs to the Poaceae family. It is a perennial low-growing plant that belongs to the Graminaecae family. It is found in nature as a leaf all year round. It blooms from August to October and its seeds ripen from September to October.

Health Benefits and Uses

It has been used for its following properties: antiseptic, relaxant, diuretic, and sedative. The decoction from the root of the plant is used as a diuretic. On the contrary, the juice of the plant is septic and so it is applied externally to wounds. It has previously been used to treat epilepsy and hysteria. At the same time, it has been used to treat chronic diarrhea and dysentery. It is also useful in the treatment of ocular runny nose. In general, in traditional medicine, it has been used to treat coughs, diarrhea, dysentery, epilepsy, headaches, bleeding, hypertension, urogenital disorders, warts, and sores.

Available Forms:

  • Cut

 

Caution! Herbs should not be consumed uncontrollably. Consult your doctor before consumption. They are not substitutes for drugs and can cause side effects and allergies.