Boneset is gently laxative and diaphoretic and which helps to promotes and enhances immune system function.
It is used to treat poor appetite and dysfunctional digestion. Also useful with fevers, cold and flu, especially with chills and deep-seated muscle ache (“achey bones”), chronic coughs, bronchitis, and pneumonia. And helpful with poor immune response and slow recovery from illness.
It can be taken in hot water with Ginger for colds, flu and chills.
Large doses may cause nausea.