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White Horehound Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
White Horehound
Glycemic Index / Load
White Horehound
Botanical Name
Marrubium Vulgare
Hindi Name
Pahari Gandana

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White Horehound Cures

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Action of White Horehound

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Nutrients in White Horehound

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Taste of
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Nature of
White Horehound


Parts Used

Whole Plant

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for White Horehound

Avoid use during Pregnancy, Breast Feeding.
High dosage may lead to toxicity.
High dosage may lead to irregular Heart Rate.
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White Horehound is a plant.
It is perennial.
It grows up to 60 Cm.
It grows in a tropical climate.
Best used for Respiratory Ailments.
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Materia Medica for White Horehound

White Horehound General

Horehound is an Expectorant and Tonic. The plant leaves and flowers are used in the extraction of Essential Oils. The leaves are Vermifuge. The leaves are boiled and used as an ointment. It is good for Wounds. Horehound holds number of health benefits.
White Horehound possesses Antibiotic and Antimicrobial properties. It protects the Immune System from attack of free radicals. It prevents certain Cancer types, Diabetes and Gastrointestinal disorder.
It boosts the Heart health, soothes Inflammation and eliminates Indigestion.
It possesses Antioxidant and Anticancer effect. White Horehound extract prevents cell death. It reduces the promotion of Cancer cells. It is effective in prevention of Colon Cancer.
It holds Antiinflammatory property. It improves inflammation caused by Arthritis. It relieves Sore Throat and Cough and problems associated with Respiratory Tract. It reduces constriction in Blood vessels and lowers Inflammation. It improves Heart health and reduces Blood Pressure.
It balances the Cholesterol level in the Body. It eliminates Bad Cholesterol. White Horehound extract lowers the risk of Heart attacks and stroke.
It reduces the Blood sugar level in the Body. It balances the Glucose level in the Body. It is good for Diabetic patients.
It reduces Toxicity in the Body. It induces Sweating and allow the toxins, excess salts, water and fats to be out of the Body.
White Horehound is Antispasmodic in nature. It soothes the Nervous System. It prevents the Body from Seizures, Muscle Twitches, cramps and other spasm related conditions.
It reduces the Menstrual cramps. It improves the mood swings.
It is beneficial for Gut related problems including Constipation and Indigestion.
Single Herb

White Horehound for Arrhythmia

Prepare an infusion of dried Horehound. Drink 2 cups a day.

White Horehound for Wounds

Make an ointment of White Horehound fresh leaves. Apply it, twice a day on the infected skin.

White Horehound for Sinusitis

Prepare a tea of fresh White Horehound leaves. Take it, thrice a day.

White Horehound for Acid Reflux

Make an infusion of White Horehound dried leaves powder. Take it, twice a day.

White Horehound for High Blood Pressure

Prepare a juice of White Horehound fresh leaves. Have 120 ml daily for a week.
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Herbal Treatment For Bronchitis 1

Take Verbascum Thapsus, White Horehound, Coughwort and Lobelia.
Prepare a decoction. Take two or three times a day.

Herbal Treatment For Cough 27

Prepare a decoction of Hyssop, White Horehound and Coltsfoot . Use twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Bronchitis 8

Make a decoction of Ipecacuanha, WhiteHorehound, Coltsfoot and Grindelia . Take two times a day.

Herbal Treatment For Bronchitis 6

Prepare a tea of Caraway seeds and dried White Horehound. Drink twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Debility 4

Prepare a decoction by taking equal quantity of all the following herbs for 15-20 minutes.
1) Comfrey root
2) White Horehound
3) Inula Helenium
Strain. Fill it in a bottle. Take 1/2 cup two times a day. If you want to preserve add Glycerine and Honey.
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