Bugleweed (Lycopus virginicus ) Native

Bugleweed (Lycopus virginicus )

Parts used: aerial portion

Medicinal uses: To treat an overactive thyroid gland and associated symptoms, especially nervousness and heart palpitations

Cautions: Take only under professional supervision. Do not take during pregnancy (Chevallier 230).

Bugleweed Lycopus virginicus

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