Analgesic and sedating
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Properties and applications:
Analgesic - local pain relief
Anti Spasmodic - cramps, colic, nausea, nervous diarrhoea, asthma
Carminative - indigestion, flatulence, sluggish digestion
Sedative - panic, shock, hysteria, fear, nervous conditions, insomnia
Cardiac Regulator - irregular heartbeat, stress related palpitations
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Part of plant used:
Method of extraction:
Strong florals, Peppermint
Highly sedative - do not use before driving.
Musky, pheromonal and medicinal.
Dark green plant with pale pink flowers.
In Europe in the middle ages the plant was known as 'all heal' because of its healing properties and was used to treat nervousness, pain, insomnia and palpitations.