Botanical name: Artemisia absinthium
Native to: Europe
Contraindications: Not recommended during pregnancy, breastfeeding and for young children. It should only be taken with the guidance of a professional herbalist.
Actions: Aromatic bitter and digestive tonic with anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial ( anti-bacterial, anti-viral, anti-fungal, anti-parasitic) properties. Mild anti- depressant.
Description: Famous for its use in absinthe, wormwood is best known in traditional medicine
as a digestive tonic and aromatic bitter which can aid with most digestive problems. It stimulates bile secretions, reduces bloating, gas and reducing inflammation. Combined with its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties it can protect from certain infections and aid recovery after prolonged illness.
Anti-depressant qualities have been observed and may have a neuroprotective effect and may aid to reduce depression.
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