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A – Z of Herbal Remedies

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Sandalwood Remedies

Other Names: Sandalwood, Santalwood, Sanders-Wood, Santalum Album
Traditional Usages: Chronic Mucous Conditions - Bronchitis, Inflammation of the Bladder, Chronic Cystitis, Gleet (a watery discharge from the urethra caused by Gonorrheal infection), Sexual Stimulant in Folk Traditions, Abscess, Acne, Urinary Tract Infections
Resources: India, Malay Archipelago, Australia, Indonesia, China, Sri lanka,
Parts Used: Wood Oil, Fluid Extract
Administration Method: Ground herb for decoctions and other natural preparations.
Herb Action: Antibacterial, spasmolytic.
Herbal Research: Sandalwood
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy. Some users may experience nausea, sometimes itching of the skin. Do not use more than 6 weeks without consultation of a physician.


Sandalwood - Herbal remedy for Migraine: Grind some fresh sandalwood root into a paste. Apply on the forehead, let it dry and then rub off.

Sandalwood - Herbal remedy for Sunburn: If there is high fever the application of cool sandalwood paste on the forehead brings the temperature down.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal remedies
   

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