List of Medicine Cat Herbs by Nightpaw

Nightpaw gives us a list of herbs and their uses.

This article is a list of herbs!

Alder Bark- This herb helps ease the pain of toothaches.
Blackberry Leaves- This herb eases the swelling caused by Bee Stings.
Borage Leaves- Helps queens produce more milk(and better milk), and can help fevers.
Burdock Roots- Reduces the pain of infected bites given by rats, and also prevents infection.
Burnet- Gives a cat strength.
Catchweed- Prevents poultices from coming off.
Catmint- Highly effective in curing the dreaded Greencough and Whitecough,
Celadine- Helps injured eyes.
Chervil-Used for infected wounds and bellyaches, and is very useful for kittings.
Chickweed- Another herb that’s used for treating Greencough, but Catmint is better.
Cobwebs- Stops and slows bleeding, and binds broken bones.
Coltsfoot- Asists breathing, and helps cracked(and achy) pads.
Comfrey Root- Heals broken bones, wrenched claws, and eases inflamation.
Daisy Leaves- Reduces the pain of sore joints.
Dock- Heals scratches eases sore pads.
Fennel- Helps pain in the hips.
Feverfew- Does exactly as it’s name describes, lowers fever.
Goatweed- Helps grief and anxiousness.
Goldenrod- Heals cuts and scratches.
Heather Necter- Improves the taste of mixtures by sweetening.
Honey- Helps infections, soothes throats, and helps coughing.
Horsetail(It’s not an actual horse’s tail! :D)- Stops infections, and can stop bleeding.
Juniper Berries- Eases bellyaches, eases breathing, and can calm cats.
Lungwort- Cures Yellowcough.
Mallow Leaves- Eases bellyaches
Marigold-Stops infections
Mint- Used to overlap death scent
Mouse Bile- Makes ticks fall off
Parsley- Stops a queen from producing milk, or too much milk
Poppy Seeds- Helps a cat sleep, and can ease pain.
Ragwort Leaves- Gives a cat strength
Snakeroot- Heals poison
Sorrel- Lowers a cat’s appetite
Tansy- Cures coughs
Thyme- Helps cats in shock and calms cats
Traveling Herbs(Sorrel, Daisy,Chamomile, and Burnet)-Gives energy, strength, and builds an appetite.
Watermint- Helps bellyaches
Wild Garlic- Rolling in it prevents infection from rat bites.
Willow Leaves- Stops vomiting
Yarrow- Causing a cat to vomit up poisons.

Death Berries- Kills a cat in minutes. ShadowClan Medicine Cats use it to kill cats that are suffering.
Foxglove Seeds- Causes parylis… and heart failure. DO NOT CONFUSE WITH POPPY SEEDS.
Nightshade- Very poisonous.
Water Hemlock- Causes pain and foaming at mouth. DO NOT CONFUSE WITH PARSLEY.

Source: Warriors Wiki: Medicine


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April 8, 2017 2:22 pm

This is super helpful, thanks!

April 13, 2017 6:09 pm

Okay, this is kind of irrelevant, but what’s Yellowcough? I don’t recall seeing it mentioned in any of the books…

Clovernose The Hippe (Cloverpaw)
Clovernose The Hippe (Cloverpaw)
April 17, 2017 6:41 pm
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Check out Thunder and Shadow dude. It starts there.

February 29, 2020 5:14 am
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April 13, 2017 10:02 pm

Now all we need are a list of diseases keep up the good work

Clovernose The Hippe (Cloverpaw)
Clovernose The Hippe (Cloverpaw)
April 17, 2017 6:41 pm
Reply to  Hurricanefur

I might do that…..

Clovernose The Hippe (Cloverpaw)
Clovernose The Hippe (Cloverpaw)
April 17, 2017 6:42 pm

Great job! I have a piece of paper with all that somewhere.

June 20, 2017 8:02 pm

Good job very helpful I took like a billion screen shots

Rlly like three or two 🤗😋😜

June 20, 2017 10:12 pm

Or you could have used the ultimate guide

Beechpaw (Beechflight)
Beechpaw (Beechflight)
November 18, 2017 7:10 pm

Thanks! I just made myself a handy-dandy quizlet on all these herbs- find it at the link below.

Archpaw and a bunch of grapes
Archpaw and a bunch of grapes
February 22, 2020 11:07 pm

That is cool

December 10, 2018 6:10 pm

Thanks really helpful.

raven will eat your bread (raventhornpaw)
raven will eat your bread (raventhornpaw)
December 29, 2019 3:20 am

Mousewhisker and Cherryfall mistaked Water Hemlock as Parsley.

January 7, 2020 2:00 pm

Nightpaw, you should be a medicine cat!

Leafeon Is An ~𝔸𝕝𝕝𝕪 𝕥𝕠 𝔸𝕡𝕡𝕣𝕖𝕟𝕥𝕚𝕔𝕖𝕤~(Leafpaw/growl)
Leafeon Is An ~𝔸𝕝𝕝𝕪 𝕥𝕠 𝔸𝕡𝕡𝕣𝕖𝕟𝕥𝕚𝕔𝕖𝕤~(Leafpaw/growl)
February 22, 2020 9:49 pm

Then Leaf Pool could have used snake root for Honey Fern when she got bitten by the snake!

Minktail (Minki)
Minktail (Minki)
March 5, 2020 3:20 am

This list: Good medicine! Yes! Don’t use these last ones, they’re bad and they kill things!

Alderheart: but what if d e a t h b e r r i e s ?

November 9, 2020 12:39 am


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