Quantity: 1 oz Bagged
Latin Name: Calendula officinalis
Parts Used: Flowers
Historically Used For: Scrapes, bruises, relief insect bites, rashes, heal wounds, immune system support
Actions: Analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, antiscrofulous, astringent, cholagogue, depurative, diaphoretic/sudorific, emmenagogue, febrifuge, vulnerary
Taste: Bitter, pungent
Safety: Best to avoid during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. It may cause an allergic reaction for those allergic to the asteraceae/compositae plant family.
Please consult a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medication.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent or cure any disease. This information is for educational purposes only. This information has not be evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.