Aspilia africana herb benefit
June 3 2016 by Ray Sahelian, M.D.
The leaves of Aspilia africana, an herb used in African traditional medicine, is claimed to stop bleeding, block infection and speed wound healing. The leaves and flowers of Aspillia Africana, a bristle-covered herb known as the "hemorrhage plant," have been used to staunch bleeding, remove foreign bodies from the eyes, and treat scorpion stings. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2007.
I am awaiting human trials before making comments.
African J Tradit Complement Alternative Med. 2013. Acute effects of aqueous leaf extract of Aspilia africana C.D. Adams on some haematological parameters in rats. The results of this study further strengthened the earlier works on the medicinal benefits of Aspilia africana and its virtue as a good pharmacological source of haematopoiesis.