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Bee Balm Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

Repertory
General Name
Bee Balm
English Name
Bee Balm
Botanical Name
Monarda Didyma
Chinese Name
Mei Guo Bo He

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Bee Balm Cures

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Action of Bee Balm

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Nutrients in Bee Balm

Bee Balm
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Parts Used

Whole Plant, Leaf

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Bee Balm

Avoid use during Pregnancy, Breast Feeding.
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Description

Bee Balm is a plant.
It is perennial.
It grows up to 120 Cm.
It belongs to Lamiaceae family.
Best used for Indigestion.
 

Grown In

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Materia Medica for Bee Balm

Bee Balm General

Bee Balm is another name for Horsemint. The whole plant is valuable for medicinal purposes.
It is an effective herbal cure for Headache. Bee Balm is used to counter Feverishness.
It alleviates the problem of Insomnia.
Herbal tea prepared from bee balm is effective for combating oral problems like Dental Caries, Tooth Aches and Gingivitis.
It is advantageous for the Stomach. It is potent for treating Indigestion, Flatulence, Vomiting and Bloating.
It is a good herbal remedy for Menstrual Pain.
It is applied externally to curb Skin Ailments like Skin Infections, Skin Eruptions and Wounds. It is potent for curbing Eczema, Psoriasis and Acne.
It is used as an Antidote against Insect Bites.
Caution : Pregnant women must avoid its use. If you have thyroid problem, be careful while consuming it. Consult a Doctor before consuming it.
Keywords : Headache, Fever, Oral Problems, Insomnia, Stomach Problems, Menstrual Problem, Skin Problems, Insect Bites.
Single Herb

Bee Balm for Bloating

Cut Bee Balm leaves into pieces. Boil them in water for 15 minutes. Strain. Drink thrice a day.
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Queries on Bee Balm
Bette A. kaufman ( Murphy, NC )
10 Jul 2016
How do you dry bee balm and is it as effective when dried.
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Linda Inveninato (Brasstown, NC)
17 Dec 2016
Greetings Bette, I found the easiest way to dry bee balm (I grow the fistulosa, lavender to purple blooms, variety) is in the oven with only the light on (40 watt bulb heats my oven to 98-100 degrees) keeping the door closed. It takes 48 - 72 hours. The leaves and flowers dry perfectly using this method. The scent remains very aromatic. I've read elsewhere that this form of drying retains the chemical contents.
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