hyssopus officinalis


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hyssop

Purple, pink or bluish flowers on a spike. (in mint family) Leaf tea used as anti-viral for herpes, HIV, etc. Used to loosen phlegm, relieve gas and help lungs- bronchitis, asthma, coughs. Rub in hair and on skin for eczema, dandruff and itchy scalp. Do not use if pregnant or epileptic.
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The aim of this study was to assess the antifungal activity of Hyssopus officinalis, Cuminum cyminum, Thymus vulgaris and cones of cupressus arizonica essential oils against Aspergillus flavus.