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Agrimony Herb Cut - 75 g - Herbal Collection

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Agrimonia eupatoria

Agrimony Herb Cut - 75 g - Herbal Collection


     

    DESCRIPTION

    Agrimonia eupatoria can used to make herbal teas, infusions, and mouthwash.

     

    Helps with

     

    1. Parasites
    2. Diarrhea
    3. Wound healing
    4. Jaundice/liver problems
    5. Stops bleeding and bruising

     


    Source : http://www.wikiphyto.org/wiki/Absinthe_africaine

     

    Reference on http://www.wikiphyto.org

     

    Translation in English by Google Translate  (go to the page of the source linked | on Chrome cellphones go on the 3 dots on the top right and select translate in your preferred language | on laptop right click your mouse and select option translate when hoovering on the page

    INFUSION

    Take 1 cup of standard infusion (1 headed tsp dried herb, or 2 tsp chopped herb in 175 ml boiling water) 

     

    3 times daily to improv sluggish digestion or to help strengthen the digestive system in cases of food intolerance.

     

    Agrimony is an ideal herb for children with diarrhoea (consult your herbalist or practitioner first)

     

    Do not use if constipated

    LOTION

    Use a standard infusion to bathe cuts, grazes, skin sores, weeping eczema and varicose ulcers.

     

    It can be applied several times daily

    GARGLE

    Use 1 cup of standard infusion as a gargle for hoarseness, sore throats and laryngitis

    TINCTURE

    Take 1-4 ml (20 to 80 drops) 3 times daily to help with cystitis, urinary infections or incontinence. For severe or persistent urinary symptoms, seek urgent medical advice to avoid potential problems.

    INDICATIONS

    Herbal leaves and Flowers

    Place 1 teaspoon in 1 cup of boiling water. Allow to infuse for 8 to 10 mn. Strain

     

    Herbal powders

    Place 1 teaspoon in a cup whilst adding adding warm water and stirring slowly

     

    Seeds, Bark, Roots, Stems and Berries

    Add 20 grams to 500 ml of water. Bring to the boil and allow to simmer for 20 mn. Strain and drink warm or cold

    INFORMATION

    Agrimonia eupatoria


    Source : http://www.wikiphyto.org/wiki/Aigremoine

     

    Reference on http://www.wikiphyto.org

    Translation in English by Google Translate  (go to the webpage | on Chrome cellphones go on the 3 dots on the top right and select translate in your preferred language | on laptop right click your mouse and select option translate when hoovering on the page

     

    plant name

     

    Agrimony, Eupatory Agrimony , Wintergreen

     

    International Latin denomination

     

    Agrimonia eupatoria L.

     

    botanical family

     

    Rosaceae

     

    Description and habitat

     

    • Perennial herb, 40-60 cm tall, with an unbranched reddish hairy stem
    • Leaves large, toothed, divided into unequal segments, basal rosette of compound leaves
    • Flowers with 5 petals small, yellow, very numerous, grouped in long terminal clusters
    • Fruit: 1 to 2 achenes enclosed in a calyx bristling with hooked hairs, which facilitates their dissemination by animals
    • Hedges, woods and wastelands from all over Europe, North Africa, West and North Asia

     

    History and tradition

     

     

    Parts used

     

    • Leaves and flowering tops

     

    Dosage forms available

     

    • Agrimonia eupatoria tincture whole plant
    • Herbal tea (long infusion)

     

    Usual dosages

     

    • 5 to 15 grams of leaves or flowering tops for 1/2 liter of water

     

    Composition

     

    Main components of the plant

     

     

    Main components of buds or young shoots

     

    Main components of essential oil

     

    Properties

     

    Plant properties

     

    • Astringent, anti-diarrheal, haemostatic by its tannins
    • Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, analgesic [2] , [3]
    • Reduction of inflammatory markers of cardiovascular risk [4]
    • Antimicrobial, antibacterial activity by topical route, especially by the ethanolic extract ( Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the order of activity) and healing [5] , antiviral (flu) [6]
    • Antibiofilm activity [7]
    • Potentiation of antibiotics (ampicillin) against Escherichia coli, Proteus mirabilis, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa [8]
    • Anti- Helicobacter pylori [9]
    • Potential activity in hepatitis B [10]
    • Hepatoprotective [11] , decreases transaminases (ALAT), hypotriglyceridemic [12]
    • Antidiabetic [13] , [14] , [15]
    • Tonic
    • The flavonoids including the hyperoside are hypotensive [16] , antihistamines and antiserotonin, coronaro-dilators at low doses and coronaro-constrictors at higher doses [17]
    • Uricosuric diuretic [18]
    • Another species, Agrimonia pilosa Ledeb is used in Traditional Chinese Medicine
      • It is antiparasitic on Schistosoma japonicum by agrimophol [19]
      • Analgesic (effect mediated by alpha-2-adrenergic receptors) [20]
      • Estrogenic effects [21]
      • Antidiabetic by inhibition of alpha-glucosidases [22]

     

    Bud properties

     

    Properties of essential oil

     

    Directions

     

    Indications of the whole plant (phytotherapy)

     

    • Diarrhea
    • Sore throat, pharyngitis
    • Varicose veins (internal) and varicose wound healing (external)
    • Infusion of leaves for migraines
    • Cholecystopathies (should be used for a long time but neither its long-term toxicity nor the active ingredients are known)

     

    Indications of the bud (gemmotherapy)

     

    Specific indications of essential oil (aromatherapy)

     

    Known or suspected mode of action

     

    Usual formulations

     

    Regulations

     

     

    Possible side effects and precautions for use

     

    Bibliographic references

     

    1. Aller↑ GHEDIRA, Kamel and GOETZ, Paul. Agrimonia eupatoria L.(Rosaceae): Agrimony. Phytotherapy, 2015, vol. 13, no. 4, p. 250-254.
    2. Aller↑ Santos TN, Costa G, Ferreira JP, Liberal J, Francisco V, Paranhos A, Cruz MT, Castelo-Branco M, Figueiredo IV, Batista MT. Antioxidant, Anti-Inflammatory, and Analgesic Activities of Agrimonia eupatoria L. Infusion. Evid Based Complement Alternate Med. 2017;2017:8309894. doi: 10.1155/2017/8309894. PMID 28491113
    3. Aller↑ Correia HS, Batista MT, Dinis TC. The activity of an extract and fraction of Agrimonia eupatoria L. against reactive species. Biofactors. 2007;29(2-3):91-104. PMID 17673826
    4. Aller↑ Ivanova D, Vankova D, Nashar M. Agrimonia eupatoria tea consumption in relation to markers of inflammation, oxidative status and lipid metabolism in healthy subjects. Arch Physiol Biochem. 2013 Feb;119(1):32-7. doi: 10.3109/13813455.2012.729844. PMID 23078582
    5. Aller↑ Ghaima Kais Kassim. Antibacterial and Wound Healing Activity of Some Agrimonia eupatoria Extracts. Baghdad Science Journal, 2013, vol. 10, No. 1, p. 152-160.
    6. Aller↑ Shin, W.‐J., Lee, K.‐H., Park, M.‐H. and Seong, B.‐L. (2010), Broad‐spectrum antiviral effect of Agrimonia pilosa extract on influenza viruses. Microbiology and Immunology, 54: 11-19. doi:10.1111/j.1348-0421.2009.00173.x
    7. Aller↑ Muruzović, M. Ž., Mladenović, KG, Stefanović, OD, Vasić, SM, & Čomić, LR (2016). Extracts of Agrimonia eupatoria L. as sources of biologically active compounds and evaluation of their antioxidant, antimicrobial, and antibiofilm activities. journal of food and drug analysis, 24(3), 539-547.
    8. Aller↑ Muruzović, Mirjana & Mladenović, Katarina & Stefanovic, Olgica & Žugić-Petrović, Tanja & Čomić, Ljiljana. (2017). In vitro interaction between Agrimonia eupatoria L.: Extracts and antibiotic. Kragujevac Journal of Science. 39.157.10.5937/KgJSci1739157M.
    9. Aller↑ Cwikla C, Schmidt K, Matthias A, Bone KM, Lehmann R, Tiralongo E. Investigations into the antibacterial activities of phytotherapeutics against Helicobacter pylori and Campylobacter jejuni. Phytother Res. 2009 Aug 3. PMID 19653313
    10. Aller↑ Kwon DH, Kwon HY, Kim HJ, Chang EJ, Kim MB, Yoon SK, Song EY, Yoon DY, Lee YH, Choi IS, Choi YK. Inhibition of hepatitis B virus by an aqueous extract of Agrimonia eupatoria L. Phytother Res. 2005 Apr;19(4):355-8. PMID 16041735
    11. Aller↑ AL-SNAFI, Ali Esmail. The pharmacological and therapeutic importance of Agrimonia eupatoria-A review. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, 2015, vol. 5, no. 2, p. 112-117. Full Text

     

    CAUTION

    Store in a cool, dry place, away from light. Keep tightly closed, away from the reach of Children and pets.

    Do not exceed the daily dose.

     

    This product is not intended to prevent or cure any form of illness or disease.
     

    If you are pregnant or nursing ; If you have a medical condition or are in the course of medical treatment ; If you are programmed for theater/operation in the near future, please consult your healthcare practitioner before using this product.

     

    This product cannot replace a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle.

     

    This product has not been evaluated by the SAHPRA for its quality, safety or intended use.

     

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