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Black Currant Seed Oil (Ribes nigrum)

11 years, 5 months ago

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Posted on Dec 31, 2005, 1 a.m. By Bill Freeman

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: This thorn less shrub belongs to the red currant family. The leaves and berries are used medicinally. In European folk medicine, black currant once had a considerable reputation for controlling diarrhea, promoting urine output (as a diuretic) and reducing arthritic and rheumatic pains.

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