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Latin name: Onosma bracteatum Wall. (Boraginaceae)

Sanskrit/Indian name:  Gojihva, Gaozaban

General information:

Sedge is found in the Mediterranean regions, Europe and Asia. It is listed in the German Commission E as a herb that alleviates pulmonary infections and kidney disease.

Therapeutic constituents:

Sedge contains potassium, calcium and other minerals, which give the herb its pharmacological properties.

Key therapeutic benefits:

  • Sedge is beneficial in the treatment of kidney stones.
  • As an expectorant, it alleviates the symptoms of the common cough and bronchitis.

Used in Cystone , Koflet, Nefrotec DS

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