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Oat Tops Whole

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Spanish Translation: Paja de Avena

COMMON NAME

 Standardized: oat

Other: oatstraw

 

 BOTANICAL NAME

 Avena sativa L.

Plant Family: Poaceae

 

OVERVIEW

 

INTRODUCTION

Oatstraw is, as its name suggests, the above ground parts of the oat plant. Oats are one of the plants that humans have eaten since prehistoric times

CONSTITUENTS

Carbohydrates, silicic acid.

PARTS USED

The threshed and dried stem and leaf, and the dried or fresh milky tops.

TYPICAL PREPARATIONS

Baths, tinctures, teas, and skin care products.

PRECAUTIONS

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