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An irritant is an agent that causes irritation and inflammation of the skin or mucus membrane.

Plants having 'Irritant' activity

Aconitum chasmanthum

Kills insects, Analgesic, Anodyne, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Irritant, Sedative.

Allium cepa

Anthelmintic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, diuretic, expectorant, febrifuge, homeopathic, hypoglycaemic, hypotensive, lithontripic, stomachic, tonic, aphrodisiac, antidysenteric, reduces fever, helps prevent snakebite, sedative, stimulant, increases the secretion of gastric juices. mild counter-irritant, lowers blood cholesterol and blood sugar, antifungal.

Andira araroba

Allergenic, alterative, antispasmodic, irritant, taenifuge, vermifuge.

Arisaema heterophyllum

Acrid, irritant, analgesic, anticancer, expectorant and as a sialogogue (root).

Arisaema triphyllum

Acrid, antiseptic, antifertility, diaphoretic, expectorant, irritant and stimulant (root).

Asarum canadense

Anthelmintic, carminative, diaphoretic, diuretic, expectorant, irritant, powerfully stimulant, stomachic and tonic (root)

Bowiea volubilis

Cardiotonic, emetic, irritant, laxative, rodenticide

Brassica juncea

As an aperient and tonic, the volatile oil is used as a counterirritant and stimulant. Antirheumatic and stimulates pancreatic secretions and the gastric mucosa (seed); hypoglycaemic specifically through an increase in the concentration of hepatic glycogen and glycogenesis.

Bryonia alba

Cathartic, hydrogogue, irritant, pectoral and purgative (root)

Bryonia dioica

Cathartic, cytotoxic, diaphoretic, expectorant, hydrogogue, irritant, pectoral, purgative and vermifuge, as a rubefacient to muscular and joint pains and pleurisy (root)

Canarium vulgare

Demulcent, expectorant, immunostimulant, irritant, rubefacient, stimulant and vulnerary.

Capsicum annuum

Antirheumatic, antiseptic, diaphoretic, digestive, irritant, rubefacient, sialagogue, tonic, rubefacient, irritant, carminative, stimulates the secretion of saliva and gastric juices, stimulates peristalsis of the stomach and lowers blood cholesterol (fruit). It reduces the likelihood of developing, atherosclerosis by reducing blood cholesterol and triglyceride levels. It also reduces the platelet aggregation and increases fibrinolytic activity.

Capsicum minimum

As rubefacient, antihaemorrhoidal, antirheumatic, antiseptic, carminative, diaphoretic, digestive, sialagogue and stomachic (fruit); counterirritant (plant)

Cephaelis ipecacuanha

Emetic in large doses (root); induces nausea in intermediate doses; diaphoretic and expectorant in small doses; anti-irritant for skin.

Cleome isocandra

Diaphoretic, rubefacient and vesicant (leaves); anthelmintic, carminative, rubefacient and vesicant (seeds); irritant, acrid, rubifacient and vesicant (bark).

Cleome viscosa

Diaphoretic, rubefacient and vesicant (leaves); blistering and rubefacient (seed and leaf); anthelmintic, carminative, rubefacient and vesicant (seeds); rubifacient, vesicant, sudorific and antifungal properties (leaves); irritant, acrid, rubifacient and vesicant (bark).

Coix lachryma-jobi

The seed, with the husk removed, is antirheumatic, diuretic, pectoral, refrigerant and tonic; astringent and irritant (plant); anticancer (grain); anodyne, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, hypoglycaemic, hypotensive, sedative, vermifuge (fruits)

Colocasia esculenta

Stimulant (petiole juice); stimulates the cardiovascular system (rhizome); irritant (plant raphides).

Derris trifoliata

Stimulant, antispasmodic and counter-irritant (plant); laxative, carminative and antiarthritic (roots or stems).

Euphorbia antiquorum

Stimulates the cardiovascular system (aerial part), emetic, irritant, purgative, stomachic.

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