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

General Name
Glycemic Index / Load
Botanical Name
Centaurium Umbellatum, Erythraea Centaurium
Homeopathic Name
Centaury   -   Mother Tincture

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Centaury Cures

Most Effective

Highly Effective


Action of Centaury

Most Effective

Highly Effective

Nutrients in Centaury

Combines With

Taste of

Parts Used

Aerial Parts

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Centaury

Excess use may cause nausea, vomiting.
Excess use during Pregnancy may case Vomiting.
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Centaury is a plant.
It is biennial.
It grows in a cold climate.
It grows up to 25 Cm.
Best used for digestive system.
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Materia Medica for Centaury

Single Herb

Centaury For Wounds

Apply fresh juice of Centaury on wounds, ulcers. It promotes healing.

Centaury For Blurred Vision

Externally apply the Centaury juice to the eyes. It clears the vision.

Centaury for Age Spots

Add One tablespoon of Centaury in half cup of boiling water and steep for 10-15 minutes. Let it cool. Take one swallow at a time regularly.
It gives clear skin and removes Age Spots.

Centaury for Indigestion

Prepare a tincture of Centaury and take One tablespoon daily before meals.

Centaury for Head Lice

Add 2 tablespoons of Centaury to One cup of boiling water.
Steep for half an hour.
Cool and apply to the scalp for 1-2 hours and rinse.

Centaury For Skin

Take 2 tablespoons of Centaury.
Put it into One cup of boiling water.
Steep for 20-25 minutes.
Cool and drink One cup a day, a mouthful at a time.
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