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Chinese Wormwood

Other Names: Chinese Wormwood, Sweetwormwood, Quin Hao, Artemisia Annua
Traditional Usages: Malaria, Anorexia, Bad Breath, Increase Sweating and Menstruation, Indigestion, Eliminates Intestinal Worms, Arthritis, Gout, Late Periods, Colic, Diarrhea, Constipation and Cramps
Resources: China, Russia, Japan, Vietnam, Korea, US
Parts Used: Fresh or Dried Herb, Root
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding


Chinese Wormwood - Herbal remedy for Nose Bleeds: For centuries the Chinese have used this herb to stop bleeding in wounds. It is especially effective in nose bleeds. Infuse one teaspoon of dried herb in half a cup of boiling water for 10 minutes, strain and put 5 drops in each nostril.

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