Ox-Eye Daisy

What other names is Ox-eye Daisy known by?

Butter Daisy, Chrysanthème Leucanthème, Chrysanthemum leucanthemum, Dun Daisy, Golden Daisy, Goldenseal, Grande Marguerite, Great Ox-Eye, Herb Margaret, Horse Daisy, Horse Gowan, Margarita, Marguerite, Marguerite Blanche, Marguerite des Champs, Marguerite Commune, Marguerite Vulgaire, Maudlin Daisy, Maudlinwort, Moon Daisy, Moon Flower, Moon Penny, Poverty Weed, White Daisy, White Weed.

What is Ox-eye Daisy?

Ox-eye daisy is a plant. The above ground flowering parts of the plant are used to make medicine. Though ox-eye daisy is sometimes known as goldenseal, it is unrelated to the plant more commonly called goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis).

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Common cold, cough, bronchitis, fever, mouth and vocal cord swelling (inflammation), liver and gallbladder problems, loss of appetite, reducing spasms, increasing the amount of urine produced (diuretic), skin swelling (inflammation), wounds, and burns.

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