Pumpkin seeds (Cucurbita pepo)
Pumpkin acts as an antirheumatic, demulcent, diuretic, nervine, and  taenifuge. Traditionally, Pumpkin was used to treat kidney problems and intestinal parasites. Today, its internal use is beneficial as a good laxative and diuretic. It has shown to be helpful in treatment of benign prostate hyperplasia. Used externally, Pumpkin pulp is an excellent emollient, softening dryness of skin. It is useful in treatments of pimples, spots, freckles and burns. Pumpkin plant also acts as a good immune booster, containing great amount of vitamins A, C and glycine. Safety: Some herbs could react with certain medication. Therefore, it is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption of any herb.