Help: To find Illnesses or Conditions associated with a Herbal Remedy. Select a letter from A - Z of Herbal Remedies. Or Scroll lists. Or Use Search.
Other Names: Lemon Grass, West Indian Lemon Grass, Citronella, Fevergrass, Gandhatrina, Cymbopogon Citratus
Traditional Usages: Medicine, Tea for Digestive Problems, Relieves Cramping Pain and Flatulence, Fever Reducing Herb, Arthritis and Rheumatic Pain, Lumbago, Neuralgia, Sprains, Ringworm, In Ayurvedic Medicine it is used for Intestinal Parasites, Stomach Complaints, Leprosy, Bronchitis and Fever, Body Odour, Difficult Menustruation, Anorexia
Resources: South India, Sri Lanka, Central and South America, Australia, US
Parts Used: Whole Plant, Leaves, Essential Oil
Herb Actions: Antiseptic, analgesic, antifungal, sedative
Health Warning: Do not take Lemon grass without professional supervision. Avoid during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
UK-based trade group the Health Food Manufacturers Association (HFMA) has written a formal letter of complaint to the BBC about a controversial BBC2 Horizon programme about the food supplements industry.VIEW MORE
Consumers are demanding BPA-free products, but the alternatives are no safer. Despite this alarming data, nearly 81% of Americans have detectable levels of BPS in their urine.
Widely promoted as a ‘safe’ and ‘healthy’ alternative way to quit smoking, the adoption of vaping has grown exponentially in recent years.VIEW MORE