|Back to Herb Menu Back to Index|DISCLAIMER: These pages are presented solely as a source of INFORMATION and to provide stern warnings against use where appropriate. No claims are made for the efficacy of any herb nor for any historical herbal treatment. In no way can the information provided here take the place of the standard, legal, medical practice of any country. Additionally, some of these plants are extremely toxic and should be used only by licensed professionals who have the means to process them properly into appropriate pharmaceuticals. One final note: many plants were used for a wide range of illnesses in the past, but be aware that many of the historical uses have proven to be ineffective for the problems to which they were applied.
♠ = Denotes a POISONOUS agent/s. Professionals only! These agents are more common in Chinese medicine where they are especially processed to render them safe, or else used in homeopathic tinctures which are safe to take. There are also instances where one component of the plant is safe, as in the Castor Bean which is deadly, but its oil is safe to use.
|TYPE||DO FIRST||NATURAL AGENTS||HOW TO USE/MORE INFO|
|GENERAL||See Healthline||Anemarrhena; Anise; Atractylodes macrocephela; Balm, Lemon; Barrenwort; Betony; Bupleurum; Burdock; Burnut; Chamomile; Ginkgo; Lavender; Linden; Selfheal
♠ = Arum; Bearded Darnel; Boxthorn; Thimbleweed (see Anemone)
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