As already mentioned earlier, the economic significance of eriocaulon slightly. There are only using a number of tropical species in traditional medicine, for example, Eriocaulon officinale in China or Eriocaulon setaceum in India.

We don't suggest to use your eriocaulon from the aquarium for medicinal purposes. So as soon as the medical specialist can make a correct diagnosis and to offer the right medicine. We just give a few examples of the use of eriocaulon in medicine.

In China, there are eye drops for the treatment of cataracts and glaucoma. The structure of this means in addition to the other ingredients include flowers of Eriocaulon buergerianum Koern.

Medicinal properties of eriocaulon poorly understood, but in medicine (especially in China) is often eriocaulon Eriocaulon buergerianum also used for the treatment of inflammation.

Other eriocaulon growing in the Far East of Russia, for example, Eriocaulon cinereum R. Br have a the same properties.

Information in this section is given for informational purposes only and is not a recommendation to use!