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

General Name
Glycemic Index / Load
Botanical Name
Artemisia Abrotanum
Homeopathic Name
Abrotanum Artemisia   -   Mother Tincture

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Southernwood Cures

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Action of Southernwood

Nutrients in Southernwood

Taste of

Parts Used

Whole Plant

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Southernwood

Avoid its use during Pregnancy.
It may Cause Dermatitis.
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Southernwood is a flowering shrub.
It is Semi-Evergreen.
It grows in a temperate climate.
It grows up to 1 M.

Grown In

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Materia Medica for Southernwood

Single Herb

Southernwood for Baldness

Take Southernwood herb. Burn it directly over the heat. Prepare a paste, made of its ashes obtained with water and apply over the scalp.
This remedy is useful to promote Hair Growth.

Southernwood (Abrotanum) for Marasmus of Children

It is best suited for marasmus of Children in lower extremities. The child's skin will be flabby, loose, and hangs in folds.

Method to take :

Note: More effective in homeopathic dilutions.
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Herbal Treatment For Swelling 1

Take 4 cups of broken Agarwood chips. Soak in 2 litre water over night. Next day boil it till the water is reduced to half litre. Now grind the chips separately and again boil with the decoction for 10 Minutes. Filter. Heat with half litre each of Coconut Oil and Cow's Milk. Add One cup each of Wild Turmeric, Rinds of Terminalia Bellirica and 2 cups each of Cassia Auriculata and Southernwood flower. Add a pinch of Saffron. Boil for 10 Minutes. Cool, strain and store. Massage the scalp with this oil twice a week.

Herbal Treatment For Baldness 2

Dip 5 cups of broken Agarwood chips in 2 liter water overnight. - Boil untill the water reduces to one fourth. Add half liter of Coconut Oil and Cow's Milk, one cup each of Wild Turmeric, Rinds of Terminalia Bellirica and 2 cups each of Cassia Auriculata ( Tarwar ) and Southernwood flower. Boil for 10 minutes. Strain. Apply on the scalp twice a week.
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