Tansy Tanacetum Vulgare A Weak Anthelmintic And Mild Irritant , Tansy Can Be Poi ...
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Description: Tansy Tanacetum vulgare A weak anthelmintic and mild irritant , tansy can be poisonous even when applied externally . In Europe tansy has been used to suppress menstruation . American Indians used it for the same purpose and also to induce abortion . A leaf tea has also been used as a tonic and for hysteria . An infusion of leaves and flowers can make a good skin wash for problems and blemishes and also for bruises , sprains and rheumatism . However an overdose can be fatal and tansy should not be used except under medical supervision .