lycopus europaeus(redirected from gypsywort)
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Square-stemmed plant in Mint and Horehound family. Used for hyperthyroid, Graves disease, inhibits iodine metabolism. People with Hypothyroid should not use. Also for coughs, heart(slows and strengthens heart contractions), lung problems, diabetes, Whole plant edible. Astringent, helps stop bleeding, menstruation.