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Catnip Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Glycemic Index / Load
Catnip, Pink Catmint
Botanical Name
Nepeta Cataria
Homeopathic Name
Cataria Nepeta   -   Mother Tincture

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Catnip Cures

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Action of Catnip

Most Effective

Nutrients in Catnip

Combines With

Taste of

Parts Used

Flowers, Leaves

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Catnip

Pregnant women should not use Catnip.It may stimulate the uterus and cause miscarriage.
Do not Boil.
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Catnip is a small plant.
It is perennial.
It grows up to 1.5 M.
It belongs to Lamiaceae family.
It can be grown in any garden soil.
Best used for Fever.
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Materia Medica for Catnip

Single Herb

Catnip for Anxiety

Prepare an infusion of the dried herb. Drink thrice a day.
OR: Have extract twice a day.

Catnip for Bone Pains

Prepare an infusion of the dried herb. Drink 2 cups a day.
OR : Eat Catnip Extract capsules.

Catnip ( Badranj Boya ) for Piles

Crush the leaves and apply to relieve pain.

Catnip ( Badranj Boya ) for Worms

Put One tablespoon Catnip ( Badranj Boya ) in 2 cups of water and steep for 5-10 minutes.
Use as an enema for expelling worms particularly in children.

Catnip ( Badranj Boya ) for Swelling

Crush Catnip ( Badranj Boya ) leaves and apply as a compress.

Catnip ( Badranj Boya ) for Chicken Pox

Prepare a tea made from the leaves of Catnip. Have tea two times a day.

Catnip ( Badranj Boya ) for Urticaria

Apply catnip oil over the affected area.
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Herbal Treatment For Addiction 1

Take leaves of Catnip, Chamomile, Peppermint and Skullcap. Make a tea with it. Drink twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Small Pox 3

Prepare a tea by taking equal parts of Catnip, Raspberry and Mint leaf. Have it 3-4 times a day.
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