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Wild lettuce (lactuca virosa)

Wild lettuce (lactuca virosa)

boiling point:

130 °C / 374 °F

effects / symptoms:

  • pain-relieving and sedative against coughs, cold, and pharyngeal inflammations, gastro-intestinal complaints, kidney- and bladder complaints, and insomnia

description / general remarks:

Wild lettuce contains luctuarine, a non addictive sap related to opium milk.