Scientific name: Euphorbia lancifolia
Origin: Mexico and C America
Medicinal use: It is known in Guatemala as “ixbut” and used by traditional medicine for breastfeeding women to produce breast milk. Analysis of the leaf has found it to be high in protein. The infusion or decoction of the leaf has a great reputation for promoting breastfeeding even when it is gone, combating sexual impotence, puerperal fever, body pain, and stomach cramps.
Out of stock