Anemopsis spp.



Yerba Mansa; Llizard tail. A perennial herb in the lizard tail family. Used as an antimicrobial, an antibacterial and to treat vaginal candidiasis. Also used for inflammation of the mucous membranes, swollen gums and sore throat. An infusion of roots can be taken as a diuretic to treat rheumatic diseases by ridding the body of excess uric acid.