close this bookHerbal Medicine for Animals (IIRR, 1996, 18 p.)
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Momordica charantia


FIG. 1. Momordica charantia-Bitter gourd


FIG. 2. Momordica charantia-Propagation

Plant part

Indication

Preparation

Dosage

Fresh leaves

Intestinal worms

Pound 1/2 kg of leaves. Extract the juice of the leaves and divide into small doses.

Pips: Give 1 dose of the juice as drench 1-3x a day. Repeat the procedure after 2 weeks.

Fresh leaves

Anemia

Pound a handful of leaves.

Piglet: Give S drops (1 cc) of juice per piglet 2x a day for 3-4 days. The juice extracted will be enough for 7-8 piglets.

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