Chamomile

Scientific Name

Matricaria recutita


Overview

Chamomile is a popular herbal tea and has the effects of anti-inflammatory, anti-allergy, digestion aid, muscle spasm relief, relaxant, and wound-healing.  Chamomile has been used to treat asthma, hay fever, sinusitis, gastrointestinal complications, menstrual and menopausal issues, nervousness, insomnia, and headaches.  Chamomile can heal skin disorders and conjunctivitis as well.  Some may have allergic reactions to chamomile.


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Watson Products


Sources

  1. [0] – The New Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, Supplements, and Herbs