|Andrographis (Andrographis paniculata) in the acanthus family (Acanthaceae) is an erect, branched annual, 1-3' tall with small pink or white flowers with brown or purple spots. Native to the Indian subcontinent, the aerial parts have many uses, including treating chronic and intermittent fever, sore throat, malaria, inflammation, cough, bronchitis, skin diseases, intestinal worms, dyspepsia, flatulence, colic, colitis, diarrhea, dysentery, urinary infection, and hemorrhoids.
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Additional ABC Andrographis Resources
Andrographis Profile. 2015;105:1-5
Pharmacology and Clinical Effects of Andrographis. HC# 051144-432, 09/15/2011.
Andrographis Extract Shown to Provide Relief for Common Cold Symptoms. HC# 041051-399, 4/30/2010
Review of Trials that Studied the Efficacy of Andrographis in the Treatment of Upper Respiratory Tract Infections. HC# 120154-306, 6/15/2006
Traditional Chinese Herb Andrographis Successfully Treats Cold Symptoms. HC# 090504-221, 11/27/2002
Andrographis Monograph. HC# 100611-210, 4/8/2002
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