Plants, that are used to treat diseases or to maintain health are called medicinal herbs. People all over the world use herbs to treat diseases.
Diseases and the Herbs Traditionally Used for Treatment
For tea: Butterbur, Holy Thistle, Yarrow, Fumitory, Stinging nettle, White dead nettle, Comfrey, Dandelion root, Toadflax, Common Mallow, Chamomile, Chicory, Alder buckthorn, St. John’s wort, Elfdock, Shepherd’s purse grass, Horehound, Hemp-agrimony, Horse chestnut flower and leaf, Sage.
For sitz bath: Walnut leaf, Walnut bark, Silverweed, Oak bark, Horse chestnut leaf, Sage. Tea recipe for hemorrhoids and making a sitz bath
Aniseed, Lemon leaf, Dill seed.
Sticklewort, White dead nettle, Stinging nettle.
Alder Buckthorn, Yarrow, Lemon balm, Stinging nettle, Walnut leaf, Mistletoe, Hawthorn, Blackthorn, Lavender, Ginger, Valerian, Periwinkle, Silverberry, St John’s wort, Redcurrant leaf, Shepherd’s purse grass, Horsetail, Wild garlic, Celery.
Dwarf everlast flower, Wormwood, Wild basil, Rosemary, Basil, Eyebright, Sage, Cumin, Coriander.
Hair Loss and Dandruff:
Burdock, Stinging nettle, Willow leaf, and bark, Chamomile, Mullein.
Lemon balm, White dead nettle, Shepherd’s purse grass, Sage.
Stinging nettle, Walnut leaf, Hyssop, Goat’s rue, Lovage, Oak bark, Horsetail, Sage.
Angelica root, Aniseed, Sticklewort, Holy Thistle grass, Peppermint, Juniper berries, Yarrow, Lemon balm, Stinging nettle, Fennel, Centaury, Fumitory, Thyme, Calamus, Dill seeds, Hops, Coriander, Lovage root, Marjoram, Birch leaf, Horehound, Parsley, Rosemary, Horehound root , Wormwood, Bogbean leaf.
Inflammation of the Bladder and Urethra:
Blueberry, Common Agrimony, Yarrow, Stinging nettle, Cherry stem, Mistletoe, Geranium, Yellow toadflax, Spiny restharrow, Chamomile, Creeping Charlie, Kinnikinnick, Silver Birch leaf, Purple coneflower, Smooth rupturewort, Couch grass-root, Verbena, Wild garlic, Tormentil, horsetail.
Aniseed, Peppermint, Rosehip, Licorice root, Fennel seeds, White dead nettle, Thyme, Hops, Lavender, Valerian, Woodruff, Mulberry leaf, Wormwood, Verbena, Bogbean.
Sticklewort, Alder buckthorn, Peppermint, Stinging nettle, Fennel, Fumitory, Iceland moss, Chamomile, Calamus root, Caraway, Woodruff, Sage.
Watermelon seed, Horsetail, Smooth rupturewort, Spiny restharrow, Couch grass-root, Kinnikinnick, Blueberry leaf, Meadowsweet, Giant goldenrod, Purslane, Creeping Charlie, Coltsfoot root, Poplar bud, Silver Birch leaf, Cherry stem, Juniper, Wild garlic, Cornsilk, Elder root, European strawberry leaf, Blackberry leaf, Heather, Lovage, Woodsorrel, Yellow toadflax, Celery.
Giant goldenrod, Alder Buckthorn, Elderberry flower, Fennel seed, Fumitory, Yellow toadflax, Blackthorn flower, Linseed, Common mallow, Rhubarb root, Hemp-agrimony, Gentian root, Common Buckthorn.
Milk thistle, Common Agrimony, Alder Buckthorn, Holy thistle, Juniper, Yarrow, Stinging nettle, Wormwood, Fumitory, Dandelion root, Chamomile, Chicory root, Calendula, Lovage, Goosefoot, Liverwort, St John’s wort, Elfdock, Shepherd’s purse grass, Parsley root, Woodsorrel, Rhubarb root, Soapwort root, Daisy, Verbena, Heath Speedwell, Horsetail, Artichoke, Ivy, Ginseng.
Loss of appetite:
Angelica root, Holy Thistle grass, Alder Buckthorn, Juniper, Peppermint, Basil, Savory, Yarrow, Pennyroyal, Walnut leaf, Centaury, Spearmint, Fumitory, Dandelion roof, Iceland moss, Hyssop, Calamus root, Rosemary, Goldenrod, Larkspur, Oregano, Great Yellow Gentian root, Wormwood, Bogbean.
White dead nettle, Yarrow, Lemon balm, Hawthorn, St John’s wort, Shepherd’s purse grass, Chamomile, Wormwood, Verbena, Sage, Evening-primrose.
Mouth and Throat
Gargles: Common agrimony, Smoketree leaf, Eucalyptus, Sage, White Marsh Mallow, Horse chestnut leaf, St John’s wort, Chamomile, Geranium, Nettle root, White dead nettle, Peppermint, Cloves.
Nervousness and Anxiety:
Angelica root, Peppermint, Lemon balm, Cherry stem, Hawthorn, Chamomile, Hops, Lavender, Valerian, Marjoram, Shepherd’s purse grass, Sweet-scented bedstraw, Common poppy, Heather, Oregano, Lungwort, English violet, Bogbean, Verbena, ginseng.
Elderflower, Peppermint, Yarrow, Stinging nettle, Cowslip root, Comfrey root, St John’s wort, Chamomile, Bogbean.
Peptic and Duodenal Ulcers:
Chamomile, Marigold, Calamus, Holy Thistle grass, Shepherd’s purse grass, Comfrey, Fumitory, Aniseed, Angelica root, Common horsetail, Agrimony, Wolf’s bane, Burdock root, Juniper, Black locust flower, Stinging nettle, White marshmallow leaf, St John’s wort, Horehound, Betony, Silverweed.
See a dermatologist! Externally: Burdock root, English violet, Evening-primrose, Walnut leaf, Willow bark, Chamomile, Smearwort, Oak bark.
Rheumatism and Gout:
Giant goldenrod, Meadowsweet, Willow leaf, and bark, English violet, Juniper, Horsetail, Spiny restharrow, Chickweed, Silver Birch leaf, Lovage, Rosehip, Couch grass-root, Boneset, Ginger.
(Footbath): Smoketree leaf, Walnut leaf, Willow bark, Chamomile, Fenugreek seed, Oak bark, Horsetail.
English violet, Willow leaf, and bark, Comfrey root, Chamomile, Silverweed, smooth rupturewort, Horse chestnut leaf, Tormentil, Sage.
Giant goldenrod, árnikalevél, Comfrey root.
Hemp-agrimony, Holy Thistle, Yarrow, Rosehip, Stinging nettle, Blackthorn, Lavender, Raspberry leaf, Marjoram, Blackcurrant leaf, Wormwood, Common buckthorn, Ginseng.
Elderflower, Blackthorn flower, Alder buckthorn, Smooth rupturewort, Lovage root, Rhubarb root, Hemp-agrimony, Sage, Common horsetail.
White Vaginal Discharge:
Hemp-agrimony, Willow bark, Walnut leaf, White dead nettle, Toadflax, Lavender, Silverweed, Holy Thistle grass, Rosemary, Mulberry leaf, Oak bark, Sage, Common horsetail.
Holy Thistle, Walnut leaf, Hyssop, Pennyroyal, Creeping Charlie, Wormwood, Elfdock, Alder buckthorn, Coriander seeds.
(externally): Walnut leaf, Smearwort, Common Agrimony, Common mallow, English plantain, Sage, Eucalyptus, Common buckthorn, Purple coneflower.
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