Nutritive Daily dosage suggestions: 5-10g as infusion (bitter) 3-7ml of a 1:2 tincture in divided doses (weekly dose 20-50) Cautions: None known Cnicus
Actions that may support Referred to as a galac- benedictus galactagogue effect: tagogue by Sayre (1917) (blessed Thymoleptic in his USA Pharmacognosy thistle) Anxiolytic Text, where it also Digestive bitter tonic states that the cold Diaphoretic infusion is a bitter Emmenagogue (could tonic and the hot suggest oxytocic effect) infusion a diaphoretic Daily dosage suggestions: and emetic in larger 6g dried leaves as infusion doses.
A total of twenty five frequently occurring weeds were sampled out of which seventeen Viz., Convolvulus arvensis, Polygonum plebejum, Cenchrus setigerus, Phalaris minor, Coronopus didymus, Euphorbia prostrata, Cynodon dactylon, Rumex dentatus, Euphorbia spp., Cyperus rotundus, Dactyloctenium aegyptium, Launaea nudicaulis, Ageratum conyzoides, Avena fatua, Cnicus
arvensis, Chenopodium murale, and Malva neglecta were sampled from wheat fields, whereas eight species of weeds namely Solanum nigrum, Cyperus rotundus, Euphorbia hirta, Malvestrum coromandelianum, Conyza ambigua, Convolvulus arvensis, Poa annua and Oxalis corniculata were sampled for invertebrate fauna from sugarcane fields.
Plant species References Family Apiaceae Golden Alexanders (Zizia aurea) Robertson (1928) Family Asteraceae Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) Vaurie (1948) Ragweed (Ambrosia artermisiaefolia) Vaurie (1948) Ragweed (Ambrosia trifida) Girault (1907); Vaurie (1948); Wildermuth & Gates (1920) Burdock (Arctium mus) Vaurie (1948) Daisy (Leucanthemum sp.) Girault (1907; Vaurie (1948); Wildermuth & Gates (1920) Ox-eye daisy (Chrysanthemum Wildermuth & Gates (1920) leucanthemum) Thistle (Cnicus
(=Cirsium) Vaurie (1948) altissimus) Canadian fleabane (Erigeron Vaurie (1948) canadense) Daisy fleabane (Erigeron ramosus Vaurie (1948) or E.