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Tanacetum Vulgare


Presentation

  • Cal-IPC Symposium Presentations Presentations are linked where available. Where a presentation is not available, find more information by reading the abstract in the Cal-IPC Symposia Archive.[cal-ipc.org]
  • Genet. 96, 1141-1150.) and the chemical distance matrices of the present study of the same tansy genotypes was highly significant (0.41, P 0.0001).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • (Wetland indicator code: FACU) New England Distribution and Conservation Status Distribution Connecticut present Maine present Massachusetts present New Hampshire present Rhode Island present Vermont present Conservation Status Exact status definitions[gobotany.newenglandwild.org]
  • Photosensitivity is present in 22-75% Compositae sensitive individuals. Extracts from Compositae are known to be phototoxic in vitro .[sigmaaldrich.com]
Italian
  • […] erba-amara selvatica Italian erba del muschio Italian tanaceto Italian taneda Italian boerenwormkruid Dutch atanásia Portuguese atanásia-das-boticas Portuguese erva-de-são-marcos Portuguese erva-dos-vermes Portuguese joina-das-searas Portuguese tanaceto[gd.eppo.int]
Disability
  • Distribution The distribution map is currently disabled. A new map solution will soon become available. In the meantime, please consult other species distribution map providers listed in the Other resources panel below.[eunis.eea.europa.eu]
Abdominal Pain
  • Symptoms associated with its toxicity are feeble pulse, rapid, severe spasms, severe gastroenteritis, rapid breathing, convulsions, abdominal pain, vomiting, loss of consciousness, facial flushing, dilated pupils, irregular heartbeat, uterine bleeding[amazondiscovery.com]
Weak Pulse
  • Hardiness: Perennial Propagation: Grow from seed or division Family: Asteraceae Origin: North Temperate Distribution: Mountains Poison Part: Leaves, flowers Poison Delivery Mode: Ingestion Symptoms: Rapid, weak pulse, stomach pain, convulsions Edibility[plants.ces.ncsu.edu]
Eruptions
  • Tanacetum vulgare, commonly known as tansy, has been used for treating rheumatic pain, skin eruption and diuretic conditions as well as an anthelmintic, antihypertensive, stimulant, emmenagogue, carminative, antiseptic, antihypertensive, antispasmodic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Tanacetum vulgare, commonly known as tansy, has been used for treating rheumatic pain, skin eruption, and diuretic conditions as well as anthelmintic, antihypertensive, stimulant, emmenagogue, carminative, antiseptic, antihypertensive, antispasmodic and[hal.archives-ouvertes.fr]
  • Externally, tansy is used as a poultice on swellings and some eruptive skin diseases. It is also used externally to kill lice, fleas and scabies, though even external use of the plant carries the risk of toxicity.[naturalmedicinalherbs.net]
Photosensitivity
  • Photosensitivity is present in 22-75% Compositae sensitive individuals. Extracts from Compositae are known to be phototoxic in vitro .[sigmaaldrich.com]
Seizure
  • Small doses of the essential oil were used to treat epilepsy, but larger ones could cause seizures or death. The essential oil is today considered toxic and potentially fatal; it contains thujone, a convulsant and narcotic.[motherearthliving.com]
  • Chronic thujone poisoning causes delirium, seizures and hallucinations. Extract of tansy has demonstrated impacts in stimulating bile, alleviating pain and increasing appetite in people with gallbladder and liver disorders.[amazondiscovery.com]
  • Seizures. Joint pain. Improving digestion and appetite, gas, stomach spasms, bloating, and ulcers. Fluid retention. Calming nerves. Kidney problems.[webmd.com]
  • From 1 to 4 drops of the essential oil may be safely given in cases of epilepsy, but excessive doses have produced seizures.[botanical.com]

Treatment

  • Common tansy is still used in some medicines and is listed in the United States Pharmacopoeia as a treatment for colds and fever.[web.archive.org]
  • (Tansy) has been extensively used in folk medicine for treatment of a variety of medical disorders.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Taxonomic and Nomenclatural Links Flora North America treatment for Asteraceae Flora North America treatment for Tanacetum vulgare Genetic information (NCBI Taxonomy Database) International Plant Names Index Taxonomic Information from the Missouri Botanical[linnet.geog.ubc.ca]
  • Tansy has been found to be beneficial in the treatment of fibromyalgia, a common condition in which people suffer from a great deal of pain in from several specific points on the body.[store.newwayherbs.com]
  • Please contact LRISS for all other treatment information. References Province of British Columbia. 2002. Guide to Weeds in British Columbia. USDA Fire Effects Information System Photo reference: Michael Shephard, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org[lriss.ca]

Prevention

  • Hand pulling should provide similar results, but gloves and other protective clothing should be worn to prevent possible absorption of toxins through skin.[web.archive.org]
  • This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. The actual color of liquid extract might be different from the color indicated on the image.[amazon.com]
  • Interestingly, a tansy liquid can be sprayed on your garden plants to prevent or treat rust and powdery mildew or get rid of parasites like the white fly and aphids.[aliksir.com]
  • This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.[vemo-vsv.com]

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