Part of plant used: Roots and Stems
May assist with: Menstruation cramping and PMS, Colds, Coughs, Flu, Digestive Issues and High Blood Pressure.
Packaging: All of our herbs are packed in foil sealed, resealable bags with clear windows.
How to use: Tea: Use 1-2 Teaspoons in a cup of boiling water, it has a bitter, earthy taste, but not unpalatable, mix with raw honey. Can be used in a blend with complimentary herbs and spices.
Angelica herb is closely related to the Chinese Herb, Dong Quai, exhibiting similar chemical compounds and make up. It is known as an excellent herb for all kinds of ailments. Known for its ability to assist with painful menstruation cramps and swelling, angelica has long been hailed as a women’s herb. It is often used to bring on delayed menstruation or by midwives to bring on a delayed labor or birth. Angelica is a strong emmenagogue which is known to bring on menstruation and should not be used by pregnant women at all due to the risk of the possibility of inducing early labor.
This is an excellent herb to keep in the herbal medicine chest as it is a warming plant that can assist with general ailments such as coughs, colds or digestion issues. Due to its warming nature, it can ease colds by bringing soothing relief to the sufferer. It has properties that work similarly to calcium channel blockers which are often prescribed for high blood pressure. It also acts as a bitter digestive aid, by calming a nervous stomach.
Cautions: Do not use if you have any pre-existing medical conditions, are pregnant or breastfeeding or have any allergies without consulting a registered health practitioner first.
Due to its coumarin contentit may interfere with anticoagulant drugs and should not be taken if you are on these medications without medical advice.
Disclaimer: All products listed for sale by Earth Balance Pty Ltd are done so without the intent of prescribing or offering cures to illness. We suggest you consult with your healthcare practitioner if you have any pre-existing health conditions before using our products. Information about the way or for what our products can be used is intended as information only.
No posts found