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Blessed Thistle

Common Name Blessed Thistle
Genus / Species Carduus benedictus / Cnicus benedictus
Part Used Herb
Energetics Bitter, pungent and astringent, neutral with secondary cooling effects
Meridians Stomach, liver, intestine, kidney, lung
Active Constituents Lignans
Sesquiterpene lactones including cnicin
Volatile oil
Polyacetylenes
Flavonoids
Triterpenes
Phytosterols
Tannins
Medicinal Uses Stimulates milk production in nursing mothers
Stimulates digestive juices and maintains stomach acid balance
Diuretic
Diaphoretic
Expectorant
Restores nerves
Promotes tissue repair
Tumours
Cancer
Bitter astringent
Decongesting

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