Acorus calamus (Calamus)

 A decoction can be used for skin problems especially tubercular conditions of skin and mucous tissues.( for skin eruption rheumatic pain and neuralgia). The root is a blood tonic and a treatment for irregular bleeding, rheumatoid arthritis and jaundice.

Calamus candy, made by crystallizing tender slices of the rhizomes was popular in the 18th century as a medicinal lozenge to cure coughs and indigestion and to ward off infection.
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