Mark Tierno's Medicinal Herbs Database

    Horehound, Black(Stinking Horehound
Botanical Name   Ballota nigra
System Affected   nausea, anti-spasmodic, uterus, expectorant
Properties   controls nausea, vomiting, motion sickness, morning sickness Stimulates uterus antispasmoic expectorant
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    Horehound
Botanical Name   Marrubium vulgare
System Affected   coughs, heart, ulcers, menstruation, kidney
Properties   excellent for coughs, bronchial, pulmonary diseases laryngitis heart, kidney, cardiac arrhythmia slight laxative, menstral aid antidote to poisons, stinging, biting. ulcers, running sores juice w/ wine or honey clears eyesight (or inhaled cleans yellow jaundice), skin (external w/ vinegar) Black Horehound: stimulant, vermifuge, menstruation, morning sickness, nervous vomiting
Description   dried leaves, flowering tops
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Dosage   4oz herb per 2 pints water

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