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Mustard and Garlic 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
Herbal Research: Mustard


Mustard and Garlic – Home remedy for Flu (Influenza):  Mix one teaspoon of mustard powder and one teaspoon of ground garlic with a little water to make a paste.  Apply on the bottom of the feet before bedtime and put cotton socks on. Leave overnight.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal medications



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