Gravel Root is a flowering plants, genus Eutrochium, belonging to the family Asteraceae. It has been used in traditional medicine as diuretic agent and to treat kidney stones and urinary infections, typhus and other ailments. Health Benefits 1. Antiinflammatory activity In the investigation of the 5-acetyl-6-hydroxy-2,3-dihydro-cis-2-isopropenyl-3- tiglinoyloxybenzofuran (1) from crude ethanolic extract of the anti-rheumatic …