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motherwort

In mint family, square stem, opposite leaves, small pink lilac colored fuzzy flowers. Used for female support (hence the name) to control hot flashes, heart palpitations, menses, vaginitis, childbirth, spasms, fevers, nervous heart condition, palpitations, hyperthyroidism, insomnia, stomachache, diuretic, immune system help, sedative, epilepsy, and calm the nerves. Motherwort has strong influence at balancing regularity of heartbeat, helping with both cardiac arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) and tachycardia (racing heartbeat).Do not take during pregnancy or breast feeding.
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These results demonstrate a role for motherwort in the treatment of arterial hypertension (particularly stage 1) concomitant with anxiety and sleep disorders.
They are Radix Isatidis Granules, Motherwort Herb Electuary (Yi Mu Cao Gao), Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride tablets and Paracetamol tablets.
Tonifying herbs--Herbs that build or slowly alter health, such as motherwort, astragalus, echinacea, linden and yellow dock, need to be more carefully dosed than nourishing herbs, but they're still safe in nearly any quantity.
In the case of menopause the herbalist will use hormonal balancing herbs, and herbs specific for palpitations such as motherwort.
Herbs such as Rose, Cleavers and Motherwort used in tincture form will help.
Firstly, for the circulatory system I make a fluid extract of hawthorn, lily of the valley, dandelion root, mistletoe, bayberry, motherwort and capsicum.
19: Blueweed, white vervain, motherwort and white sweet clover end their seasons.
Motherwort remains listed in the British Herbal Pharmacopoeia (BHP) of 1983 as indicated for amenorrhoea (BHMA 1983).
They are Yi Mu Cao Gao (a motherwort herb electuary sticky syrup), Gan Mao Zhi Ke Ke Li (an antipyretic and antitussive granule), and Kang Gu Sui Yan Pian (an osteomyelitis treatment tablet).