Marshmallow

Scientific Name

Althea officinalis


Overview

Marshmallow is a soothing plant that treats stomach and duodenal (a section of the small intestine) ulcers, catarrh (a disease of the mucous membranes), coughs, colds, and urinary tract infections.


Function


Forms Available


Recommended Intake


Deficiency


Sources in the Diet


Challenges Presented


Watson Products


Sources

  1. [0] – http://www.nytimes.com/1865/03/03/news/chronic-catarrh-its-symptoms-causes-effects-few-practical-remarks-dr-lighthill.html
  2. [0] – The New Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, Supplements, and Herbs