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Mustard Oil and Rock Salt Remedy

Other Names: Mustard, Mustard Leaves, Mustard Seed, Brown Mustard,  White Mustard, Black Mustard, Sarson, Brassica Hirta, Brassica Nigra
Traditional Uses: Food, Mustard Plasters used to Treat Chest Congestion, Antiseptic Rub, Stimulate Appetite, Colds, Coughs, Bronchitis, Gout, Rheumatism, Anorexia, Menstrual Disorders, Lethargy, Gargle for Sore Throats, Hairloss, Aids Digestion, Foot Baths for Poor Circulation, Chilblains and Upper Respiratory Mucus, Pneumonia,
Resources: Southern Europe, India, China, South Siberia, Turkey, North Africa, England, Germany Italy and Holland
Parts Used: Flower, Seeds, Extracted Oils
Health Warnng: Avoid during Pregnancy and breastfeeding


Mustard Oil and Rock Salt - Home remedy for Asthma: Apply a paste of mustard oil and rock salt to the chest. Mix two tablespoons of oil with three tablespoons of salt into a paste and apply  to ease breathing during asthma attack .

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal medications



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