Definitions for "Phyllanthus"
As A Treatment"...The young shoots of the plant are administered in the form of an infusion for the treatment of chronic dysentery..."
As A Treatment"...It has a wide number of traditional uses: employing the whole plant for jaundice, gonorrhea, frequent menstruation, and diabetes and using it topically as a poultice for skin ulcers, sores, swelling, and itchiness..."
As A Treatment"...While it remains unknown as to which of these ingredients has an antiviral effect, research shows this herb acts primarily on the liver..."