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Dried Borage Herb Cut (Borago officinalis)

Sizes: 75g,1kg.

Dried Borage Herb is said to be beneficial in alleviating symptoms of pre-menstrual syndrome as well as the menopause. It may also be effective as a mild anti-depressant and sedative.

  • This product is grown in an organic and regenerative fashion with as minimal use of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides and fungicides as possible, in certified organic fertilizer. The product is certified food grade. It is not certified organic. Suitable for Kosher, Halaal and Hindi diets.

    USES & BENEFITS

    • May assist in reviving and renewing the adrenal glands after treatment with cortisone and steroids
    • May be used as a tonic for the adrenals over a period of time
    • May help to regulate metabolism and hormonal systems
    • May help treatment of acne
    • May be beneficial in alleviating symptoms of pre-menstrual syndrome as well as menopause
    • Can assist in the healing of colds as well as bronchitis
    • May possess anti-inflammatory properties in conditions such as pleurisy
    • May be used during fevers and especially during convalescence
    • May be beneficial for treatment of depression
    • May be used as a mild sedative
    • May help stimulate milk production for nursing mothers
    • May have a positive effect on cholesterol levels
    • Externally it can be used for eyewashes, gargles, mouthwashes and poultices

    AS A TEA

    • Pour 1 cup of boiling water over 1-2 teaspoons of dried herb. Leave for 10 -15 min. Drink 3 times a day.

    OTHER USES

    • Excellent to start compost heap with.
    • For animals: May be of assistance in the treatment of heart and chest ailments, tonic, constipation, milk production, infections and sprains

    WARNINGS

    • You should always consult a naturopath or medical practitioner before use
    • Should not be used for prolonged periods
    • Contains alkaloids that can be a liver toxin when taken in large amounts and are also seen as a carcinogenic
    • Consult with a health practitioner before use

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