Overview

Horseradish (Armoracia rusticana) is a plant. The roots are often used as a condiment and eaten with beef and fish. They are also sometimes used as medicine.

Horseradish might help fight bacteria and stop spasms.

People use horseradish for urinary tract infections (UTIs), colic, gout, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

Don't confuse horseradish with moringa or wasabi. These are not the same.

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