Wild lettuce is a plant. The leaves, sap (latex), and seed are used to make medicine.
Wild lettuce is used for whooping cough, asthma, urinary tract problems, cough,trouble sleeping (insomnia), restlessness, excitability in children, painful menstrual periods, excessive sex drive in women (nymphomania), muscular or joint pains, poor circulation, swollen genitals in men (priapism), and as an opium substitute in coughpreparations.
Some people apply wild lettuce latex directly to the skin to kill germs.
Some people inhale wild lettuce for a recreational “high” or hallucinogenic effect.
How does it work?
Wild lettuce has calming, relaxing, and pain relieving effects.
Disclaimer – No medical claims are being made in regards to any of the products or their efficiency dealing with any health concerns or benefits. Act responsibly and seek qualified medical advice before using any of the products especially when pregnant, nursing or taking medications.