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A – Z of Herbal Remedies

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White Horehound Remedy

Other Names: Horehound, Hoarhound, White Archangel, Bull's Blood, Eye of the Star, Soldier's Tea, Devil's Eye, Widow's Herb, White Horehound, Common Horehound, Houndsbane, Pahari Gandana, Marrubium Vulgare
Traditional Usages: Whooping Cough, Chronic Bronchitis, Tuberculosis, Jaundice, Menstrual Cramps, Constipation, Chest Pains, Asthma, Coughs, Wheezing, Purges the Breast and Lungs of Phlegm, Appetite Loss, Intestinal Worms, Dyspepsia, Normalize Heart Rhythm, Externally for Skin Conditions, Anorexia, Reduces Blood Pressure, Cold, Loss of Voice, Snake Bite, Dog Bite, Chronic Gall Bladder Disease, Fevers, Malaria, Hepatitis, Yellowness of the Eyes
Resources: Britain, Canada, Mediterranean, Central Asia, America, South Africa, Australia
Parts Used: Leaves, Flowers
Administration Method: Ground herb, teas
Herb Action: Choleretic
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding. The US, FDA removed Horehound from it's approved list in 1989.


White Horehound - Herbal  remedy for Bronchitis: White Horehound is a gentle stimulating expectorant effective in relaxing the spasms. White horehound is mostly used as a herbal tea. When making a tea, a half to one teaspoon of the dried herb can be used in one cup of boiling water. Infuse  for 10-15 minutes, strain and drink 2 cups daily until condition improves.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal remedies
   

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