Corn Cockle

What other names is Corn Cockle known by?

Agrostemma githago, Cockle, Corn Campion, Corn Rose, Crown-of-the-Field, Neguilla, Nielle, Nielle des Blés, Œillet des Champs, Purple Cockle.

What is Corn Cockle?

Corn cockle is an herb. People use the root and seed to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Cancers, tumors, warts, swelling of the uterus, swelling of the eye (conjunctiva and cornea), skin conditions, hemorrhoids, coughs, menstrual disorders, worms, jaundice, and other conditions.

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