Bitter Root-"Siŋkpȟé Tȟawóte"

Bitter Root-"Siŋkpȟé Tȟawóte"

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(directly translated as “muskrat food”)

The Lakota used the root for fevers, sore throats, coughs, and stomach problems. Another use is that of a poultice made of the crushed root & can be used by rubbing on the body to relieve muscle cramps.

How to use:

1 – chew it in small pieces

2 – cut in small pieces and sip in tea

3 – burning the root & inhaling the smoke