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Accepted name: 
Asclepias tuberosa L. [Apocynaceae]
More about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
asclepias Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
asclepias tuberosa Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
asclépiade tubéreuse Other Les Plantes Arom. et Med. (Bremness, 1996)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
butter weed Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
butterfly milkweed Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Native American Ethnobotany (Moerman, 1998)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
butterfly weed Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
The Plant-Book (Mabberley, 1996)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
butterfly-weed Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
canada root Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
chieger-flower Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
esculapia Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
flor de la seda Other Archivos de Flora Iberica (Morales et al., 1996)
knollige schwalbenwurz Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
knollige seidenpflanze Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
milchkraut Other Kräuter Gewürze und Heilpflanzen (Bremness, 1994)
orange sidenört Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
pleurisy Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
pleurisy root Other Encyclopedia of Herb. Medicine (Bartram, 1995)
Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
The Plant-Book (Mabberley, 1996)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
pleurisy-root Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
seidenpflanze, knollige Other Kräuter Gewürze und Heilpflanzen (Bremness, 1994)
silkweed Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
swallow-wort Other U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
swallowwort Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
tuber root Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
wind root Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)