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Partridgeberry Herb

  • Mitchella repens
  • Origin: USA
Partridgeberry Herb

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Common Name

Standardized: partridge berry
Other: squawvine

Botanical Name

Mitchella repens L.
Plant Family: Rubiaceae

Overview

Introduction

Partridgeberry is an evergreen herb that grows in the woodlands of North America. It is best gathered in the early spring through the early summer.

Constituents

Tannin, bitter principle, saponins, mucilage, unspecified alkaloids, glycosides, resin

Parts Used

Whole plant including leaf and stems (excluding roots)

Typical Preparations

Berry tea and infusions have been used by Native American women for centuries. The uses are mostly traditional, and recommended by practitioners of holistic medicine. There's no supporting research, but the anecdotal evidence is strong.

Precautions

Specific: No known precautions.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.