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jewel weed Leaves: Crushed leaves in poultice form are a traditional and well-known remedy for poison ivy. Leaf tea is a folk remedy in preventing poison ivy. Ice cubes made from tea are also rubbed topically on rashes. Juice: Juice from the stem before flowering also used topically on poison ivy rash.
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READ!!! JEWELWEED--The Jewel Weed Stem should be crushed and the liquid rubbed into the skin contacted by the Poison Ivy and symptoms will not appear or will be much less troublesome. Jewel Weed usually grows near water or in shallow ponds. It is often found in areas where Poison Ivy grows.