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Root (Amazon Ginseng), Powder (Lepidium mayenii)
Properties and Uses: Maca is a root vegetable or tuber related to the potato family. It grows
in the mountains at altitudes of 9 to 11 thousand feet, making it the
highest cultivated plant in the world. Native Peruvians have used Maca
as a food since before the times of the Incas for both it's nutritional
and medicinal properties. The herb contains significant amounts of amino
acids, carbohydrates and minerals Including calcium, phosphorus, zinc,
magnesium, iron, vitamins B1, B2, B12, C and E and a number of steroidal
glycosides. It's nutrient profile mirrors the USA's FDA's RDA chart almost
perfectly (the Food and Drug Administration's Recommended Daily Allowance
chart for nutrients).
Traditionally Maca has been used to increase energy, stamina and endurance
In athletes, promote mental clarity, as an aphrodisiac for both men &
women, for male impotence, menstrual irregularities & female hormonal
imbalances Including menopause and chronic fatigue syndrome. More recently,
athletes are finding Maca to be an excellent alternative to anabolic steroids.
Root, Powder (Rubia cordifolia)
and Uses: Astringent
diuretic, emmenagogue. Madder is useful for all problems with the urinary
tract, particularly where the- urine becomes alkaline. As a treatment
supporting other measures, it has been used for rickets, slow healing
broken bones, inflammations, lack of appetite, diarrhea, and hectic fever.
Externally, a decoction of madder can be used for skin problems, especially
tubercular conditions of skin and mucous tissue.
Bark, C/S (Magnolia glauca)
and Uses: Magnolia species are
used for their aromatic, stimulant, and tonic properties. The bark contains
an essential oil and a muscle relaxant, and is used to treat stomach
spasms, peptic ulcers, diarrhea, vomiting, coughs, and asthma. It is
an antiseptic treatment for typhoid, malaria, and salmonella.
Fern, C/S (Adiantum pedantum)
and Uses: Maidenhair is a refrigerant, expectorant
and tonic. A decoction of the plant is most gratefully cooling and of
benefit in coughs resulting from colds, nasal congestoin or catarrh, and
hoarseness. The decoction, or syrup, can be used freely.
Fern Root, C/S (Aspidium felix mas)
and Uses: A moderately strong vermicide used
to kill parasitic organisms, most noted for its role as an effective agent
for removing tapeworms. Poultice may be applied externally to aid tissue
healing. Contraindicated in pregnancy, mildly toxic, and should be used
only under trained supervision. Parts Used: root dried rhizome, frond
bases, apical buds.
Leaf, C/S (Malva rotundifolia)
and Uses: Laxative, emollient in catarrh of the
respiratory organs and of the intestines.
Leaf / Flower Blue, C/S / Whole (Malva sylvestris)
and Uses: Leaves are edible. Leaf or
root tea soothing to irritated membranes, especially of digestive system;
also used for coughs, bronchitis, stomachaches; anti-inflammatory, laxative,
demulcent, mildly astringent. Useful
in irritation of the gastro-intestinal system. Large doses are gently
purgative. Externally may be used as a soothing poultice. Its supposed
sedative effect is unproven.
In China, the leaves and flowers have been used
as an expectorant, a gargle for sore throats, and a mouthwash. Diuretic
properties are also attributed to the plant and it is said to be good
for the stomach and spleen. Other Malva species are used similarly.
species exist, including those with blue or black flowers. Also called
"Mallow," and is similar in action to Marshmallow (Althea officinalis).
Parts Used: leaf and flowers.
Powder (Fraxinus ornus)
and Uses: Glucose, mucilage, fraxin, acrid resin,
laevulose. Laxative, strengthening, tonic, wholesome.
C/S (Desmodium spp.)
and Uses: Antianaphylactic, antiasthmatic, antihistamine,
anti-inflammator, antispasmodic, bronchodilator, depurative, diuretic,
Root, C/S (Podophyllum peltatum)
Properties and Uses: Only the dried root of the American Mandrake is
safe enough to use internally. Even then, it is a strong cathartic and
laxative, to be used with extreme caution, only under professional guidance.
Do not use in pregnancy. The European variety contains several alkaloids,
including the strongly hallucinogenic, narcotic, anodynes atropine, scopolamine
and hyoscyamine. The leaves were once applied externally to ulcers, while
the root formerly had wide application in the relief of pain, in the treatment
of nervous disorders and as an aphrodisiac. Much of the information surrounding
Mandrake is superstition.
Flower, Whole (Calendula officinalis)
Properties and Uses: Common Use: Astringent, cuts, bruises, (external
or internal). Diaphoretic (internally). Anti-inflammatory, gastric aid,
ulcers, emmenagogue. Heals tissue, scars, wounds, especially the eyes,
possibly through the orange coloured constituent "lutein," a caretenoid
with anti-oxidant properties known to protect the eye. Calendula is also
an immune stimulant and anti-fungal, and was used by Greek physician Galen
to treat tumors. Part Used: Flowers.
Leaf, Rubbed (Origanum marjorana)
and Uses: Antispasmodic, calmative, carminative,
diaphoretic, expectorant, stomachic, tonic. An infusion of the fresh
herb has beneficial effects on upset stomach and indigestion, headache
colic, and nervous complaints, as well as on coughs, whooping cough,
and other respiratory ailments. It also helps to relieve abdominal cramps
in women and will regulate the menstrual cycle when taken three or four
days before the regular time. An infusion of the flowers is said to
prevent seasickness and to have a calming effect. Wild marjoram oil
is also used externally in liniments and lotions and will ease toothache
when dropped into a hollow tooth. The tea makes a calming and tonic
bath additive. The bruised leaves made into a sleep Pillow may be helpful
Marshmallow Leaf / Root / Root Tea Bag Cut, C/S / Powder (Althea
and Uses: Demulcent, emollient,
diuretic. Althea's particular excellence Is soothing irritated tissue. A
soothing agent to inflammations of the mouth, stomach, intestines, kidneys
and bladder; also an astringent to these tissues and vaginal mucosa;
an excellent respiratory syrup for sore throats. Externally,
use it as a poultice for irritations, burns, carbuncles and furuncles,
and wounds. An infusion of the leaves or flowers serves as a soothing
gargle. A decoction of the root makes a good vaginal douche or a soothing
eyewash. Use the cold extract of the root or the whole plant as a tea
that is good for coughs, whooping cough, bronchitis, and lung catarrh.
For bronchial asthma, sweenten with honey and take a mouthful at a time.
The tea also helps in many digestive and urinary problems and can be
taken for ulcers and colitis.
Gum, Granules (Pastacia lentiscus)
Properties and Uses: Resins, acids, essential oil, bitter principle. Diuretic, stimulant, aphrodisiac,
stomachic, astringent, haemostatic, expectorant, sudorific, corroborant.
Solutions of Mastic in alcohol, ether or chloroform are used, applied
on cotton-wool, as temporary stoppings of carious teeth, and the gum is
also employed as an ingredient of surgical varnishes and plasters.
Sweet Herb, C/S & Powder (Filipendula ulmaria)
Properties and Uses: Nervine, antirheumatic, anti-inflammatory, astringent, aid to kidneys,
diarrhea, ulcer and gastric acidity. Contains salicylic acid. Formerly
known as Spirea ulmata.
Herb, C/S (Melilotus officinalis)
Properties and Uses: Aromatic; carminative; expectorant; antithrombotic;
anti-spasmodic; antibiotic. Formerly used in a wide range of conditions.
May be taken regularly to help prevent thrombosis; also to treat bronchial
catarrh and flatulence. Externally applied to wounds and skin inflammations
and can be used with care on inflamed eyes. The seeds possess antibiotic
activity. Formerly used in herb beer; flowers and seeds used to flavour
Gruyere cheese, snuff and smoking tobacco. Limited cosmetic use where
hay-like aroma is required. Large doses are emetic.
Immune Enhancing Complex, 250mg, 50 Capsules
Thistle Herb/Seed, C/S & Powder & Whole (Silybum marianum)
and Uses: Cholagogue,
liver tonic. Milk Thistle regenerates liver cells and protects them
against harsh toxins. It also protects the liver from exposure to alcohol,
drug or chemical abuse. It increases the flow of bile from the liver
and gall bladder. It helps rid the liver of fatty deposits. The crushed
seed or seed extract is most commonly used, although infusions of the
herb are also common. It is a recognized antidote against the toxicity
of even the deadliest of all poisonous mushrooms, Amanita, if taken
in time. Also called Carduus marianus.
Thistle Seeds, whole plant Uses: Young eaves (with spines
removed) eaten as a vegetable. Traditionally, tea made from whole plant
used to improve appetite, allay indigestion, restore liver function.
Used for cirrhosis, jaundice, hepatitis, liver poisoning from chemicals
or drug and alcohol abuse. Silymarin, a seed extract, dramatically improves
liver regeneration in hepatitis, cirrhosis, mushroom poisoning and other
liver diseases. German research suggests that silybin, a flavonoid component
of the seed, is clinically useful in treating severe Amanita mushroom
poisoning. While used clinically in Europe, its use in the U.S. is not
well known. Research suggests seed extract-s may have therapeutic possibilities
in liver cirrhosis. Commercial preparations of the seed extracts are
manufactured in Europe.
Properties and Uses: The herb (especially the root) is a relaxing diaphoretic,
antispasmodic, carminative, and expectorant. Specially of use in infections
of the respiratory tract where there is dampness, such as pleurisy (water
in the lung). This is much like another herb in this family, Pleurisy
Root (Asclepias tuberosa). Powdered roots used as a poultice on
open sores. Dried leaves are preferred because fresh leaves may cause
nausea and vomiting.
Herb, C/S & Powder (Viscum album)
Properties and Uses: Herb will quiet, soothe, tone the
nerves; lowers blood pressure and relaxes spasms. A tonic for cardiac
problems. Berries are toxic. Contains lectins, which may be anti-cancer
Herb, C/S & Powder (Leonurus cardiaca)
Properties and Uses: Analgesic, diuretic, emmenagogue,
antispasmodic, tonic, nervine, astringent, expectorant. Its mild vasodilating
effects are employed in menses cramps associated with a delayed flow or
scanty menstruation; its nervine properties find benefit in PMS and some
menopausal symptoms; used postpartum, it helps to drain the uterus and
prevent infections. Also used as a general heart tonic in men and women,
where it is calmative. Useful in overactive thyroid conditions when combined
with Bugleweed (Lycopus virginica) and Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis).
Herb, C/S (Artemesia vulgaris)
Properties and Uses: An aid in irregular menstruation, for lack of appetite, and weak digestion.
Diuretic and emmenagogue. Liver tonic. Chinese employ the cones of the
leaves (moxas) for rheumatism, in the therapeutic method known as moxibustion.
Used as a tea. A culinary herb for stuffing geese, duck or other fatty
fish or meat. Repels flies and moths. Leaves may be used in tobaccos.
Formerly used for flavouring and the clarification of beer. Constituents:
volatile oil; resin; tannin; a bitter principle, absinthin, which stimulates
digestion. Part Used: dried flowering shoots, leaves, roots.
Puama, C/S & Powder (Ptychopetalum olacoides)
Properties and Uses: Aphrodisiac, Tonic, Anti-rheumatic, Ant-stress,
Nervine, Neurasthenic "Marapuama has been used in tonifying the nervous
system and for cases of mild exhaustion. It helps with gastrointestinal
and reproductive disorders. It has anti-rheumatic properties and can be
used for treating stress and trauma. Because of neurosexual stimulation
it can enhance the libido, It can enhance blood chi and balance yin and
Yang in the triple warmer. It has been considered to be useful in prevention
of some types of baldness. It is also used for neuromuscular problems
Flowers/Leaf, Whole / C/S (Verbascum thapsus)
Properties and Uses: A respiratory relaxant and bronchial dilator, it expands the airways
allowing freer breathing; it will arrest paroxysmal uncontrollable coughs
finding relief in whooping cough, bronchitis and asthma. The oil may
be used in earaches as an anti-bacterial and painkiller. Part Used:
Flower and leaf.
honey-scented flowers flavor liqueurs and yield skin-softening mucilage.
The expectorant, soothing, and spasm-sedating properties of the leaf
and flowers are used to treat raspy coughs and are added to herbal tobacco.
Research has confirmed antitubercular activity in plant extracts. Leaf
smoke was used by Native Americans to revive the unconscious. The flowers
reduce eczema inflammation and help heal wounds; the seed oil soothes
chilblains and chapped skin; the root is diuretic; and a homeopathic
leaf tincture treats migraine and earache. Woolly leaf wraps preserve
figs and are used as tinder and emergency bandages.
Herb, C/S (Mintostachys setosa)
Properties and Uses: Traditionally used as a digestive and expectorant.
Also improves vision. Mixed with honeybee, heops reduce kidney and liver
infections. Also well known as a cure for the respiratory system. Has
analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties.
Seed Yellow/Black, Powder & Whole (Sinapis alba / Brassica hirta)
Properties and Uses: Stimulant; irritant; emetic. Mainly used as a rubefacient
poultice for rheumatism, local pain and chilblains. Contra-indications:
May blister tender skins. Part Used: seed, leaves. Should be used sparingly
when taken internally.
Gum, C/S & Powder (Commiphora myrrha)
Properties and Uses: Antiseptic, astringent, carminative,
somachic. Myrrh makes a good gargle and mouthwash for sores in the mouth
and throat, sore teeth and gums, coughs, asthma, and other chest problems.
It can also be taken internally for bad breath and for loose teeth and
weak gums. Its disinfectant properties make myrrh suitable as wash for
sores and wound after washing for continued disinfectant activity.
Leaf, C/S (Myrtus communis)
and Uses: Constituents are volatile oil; malic
acid; citric acid; resin; tannic acid; vitamin C. Astringent; antiseptic.
Rarely used medicinally, but a leaf decoction may be applied externally
to bruises and hemorrhoids. An infusion was once used as a douche in leucorrhoea
and it was formerly employed internal for psoriasis and sinusitis. The
fresh fruit juice has been used as a drink to stimulate the mucous membranes
of the stomach. Part Used: fresh or dried leaves, dried fruit, dried flower
buds, fresh flowers, occasionally oil.
Leaf, C/S & Powder (Azadirachta indica)
Properties and Uses: This deep-rooted shade tree with small white flowers remains evergreen
except during drought. Fast-growing and tolerant of poor sites, it is
valued as the village pharmacy. Uses: The seed oil treats leprosy and
other skin diseases, shows carcinogen-reducing properties, and is antifungal
and anti viral. The bark, leaves, and roots are tonic and reduce fever.
The leaves are antiseptic and expel worms. As a nontoxic pesticide, the
seed oil compounds destroy bacteria and over 200 insect species, including
locusts and mites. The spermicidal seeds may result in a safe contraceptive
Leaf/Root, C/S & Powder (Urtica dioica et urens)
Properties and Uses: Leaf contains silicic acid, formic acid, mineral salts, phytosterin,
vitamin A, vitamin C, enzymes, wax, lecithin, carbonic acid, ammonia,
mucilage, phosphates, iron, and chlorophyll. Root contains tannin.
is depurative, bloodbuilding, astringent, stimulant, tonic, anti-asthmatic,
anti-bronchial, diuretic, haemostatic, and vaso-constricting. Root is
is traditionally used to relieve the discomfort and problems associated
with asthma caused by allergies. It is effective for childhood eczema.
It may be helpful for those experiencing itchy eyes caused by allergies.
Nettle is a good source of nutrition, especially chlorophyll, and is
an excellent supplement during pregnancy.
called Urtica dioica.
Powder & Whole (Myristica fragrans)
Properties and Uses: Aromatic, carminative, hallucinogenic, stimulant in small quantities,
nutmeg acts on the stomach to improve appetite and digestion. Nutmeg Oil
is sometimes used to dispel flatulence. Nutmeg is also a mild hallucinogenic
drug, somewhat like Marijuana. In addition to hallucinations and elation,
however, eating nutmegs produces stomach pain, double vision, delirium,
and other symptoms of poisoning.
Caution: Eating as few as two nutmegs can
Bark White, C/S (Quercus alba)
Properties and Uses: Properties and Uses: Astringent tonic an infusion of White Oak Bark can
be used internally or externally (as enema douche) for hemorrhage and
other rectal problems menstrual problems blood in the urine. Used internally
at the externally at the same time, white oak bark makes a good medication
for varicose veins. The tea has also been used to stop internal hemorrhage,
reduce fever, and wash sores and skin irritations. For mouth and throat
irritations, use it as a gargle or mouthwash.
Green Flowering Tops, C/S (Avena sativa)
Properties and Uses: On the boundry between a food and a herb. It
is grown as fodder and also for oats, eaten as a cereal or in bread
and cookies. It is known to medical-herbalists as a "tropho-restorative".
Nutritive, mild stimulant, nervine, sedative, hypnotic.
rich in vitamin E, minerals, and protein, are a food tonic for the heart,
nerves, and thymus gland. Oat bran, now available in bread, helps reduce
cholesterol. A decoction of the ripe plant treats depression, menopausal
estrogen deficiency, persistent colds, and the debility of shingles
and muscular sclerosis. Rolled oats make oatmeal. Fine oatmeal is an
exfoliating body rub and a soothing wash for dry skin and eczema.
Leaf, Powder & Whole (Olea europea)
and Uses: Leaves: antiseptic,
astringent, febrifuge, tranquilizer. Oil: cholagogue, demulcent, emollient,
laxative. A decoction of the leaves or inner bark of the tree is effective
Against fever; an infusion of the leaves has a tranquilizing effect
helpful for nervous tension. Olive oil taken internally increases the
secretion of bile and acts as a laxative by encouraging muscular contraction
in the bowels. It is also soothing to mucous membrane and is said to
dissolve cholesterol. Olive oil is useful externally for burns, bruises,
Insect bites, sprains, and intense itching (pruritus). With alcohol
it makes a good hair tonic, and with oil of rosemary a good treatment
for dandruff. One of its most common uses is as a base for liniments
/ Minced, Powder / Chopped (Allium cepa)
Properties and Uses: Lowers cholesterol. Raises the good cholesterol
Peel / Blossom Petal, C/S / Powder (Citrus sinensis)
Properties and Uses: Fruit peel has tonic, flavouring agent, carminative,
and stimulant properties. Leaf is antispasmodic and slightly sedative.
Leaf, C/S (Origanum vulgare)
Properties and Uses: The tea the rouge is a tonic and relieves coughs, muscle spasms, nervous
headaches, and menstrual pain. The leaves are antiseptic and applied to
swellings, rheumatism, and stiff necks
Grape Root, C/S & Powder (Mahonia repens)
and Uses: This blood purifier is beneficial
in skin conditions such as acne, eczema, herpes and psoriasis; useful
in constipation, rheumatism and chronic liver malfunctions of a deficient
nature. Also called Berberis aquifolium. (NP)
and underground suckers are used by herbalists for their blood-cleansing
properties to treat skin disorders such as eczema, acne, psoriasis,
and cold sores. They act as a digestive and liver tonic and are given
to improve the appetite, suppress nausea, and reduce rheumatic inflammation.
The root yields a yellow dye. Avoid during pregnancy.
C/S & Powder (Iris germanica)
Properties and Uses: Diuretic, stomachic. Orris root is
a good diuretic which is useful for dropsy and other water retention problems.
It is also used sometimes for bronchitis, coughs, and sore throat; for
colic; and for congestion in the liver.
Whole (Ligusticum porteri)
Properties and Uses: As a bronchial dilator and expectorant and anti-viral
agent, it is useful in respiratory infections, colds, flues, sore throats,
smoking and dry membranes, it stimulates resoftening and protects alveolar
sac integrity; a strong diaphoretic. (NP)
Whole (Leucanthemum vulgare)
Properties and Uses: Diaphoretic diuretic, Irritant. White
weed Is very little used today. As Indicated by the categories, it can
be used to promote sweating and to treat urinary and dropsical disorders.
It was also once used to treat pulmonary diseases. As a mild irritant,
the fresh leaves and flowers can be applied externally to promote the
flow of blood to the surface and possibly to treat warts.
C/S (Viola tricolor)
Properties and Uses: Cardiac-tonic, emetic, diuretic, laxaive, cooling,
demulcent, sudorific, alterative, depurative.
C/S (Carica papaya)
Properties and Uses: Stimulates stomach to increase secretions, releases
histamine from body tissue, depresses central nervous system and kills
some intestinal parasites.
Powder (Capsicum annuum)
Properties and Uses: Good source of Vitamin C. Acts as antioxidant.
Mild form of cayenne pepper which serves as a carrier for other nutrients.
Root / Leaf Flakes, C/S
/ Flakes (Petroselinum sativum)
Properties and Uses: Diuretic, source of minerals and
chlorophyll. Parsley is used in cases of difficult urination, dropsy and
kidney stones. Combined with echinacea, plantain, uva ursi and marshmallow
root, it is a good remedy for kidney and bladder infection. Parsley is
also used for arthritic conditions linked to defective kidney elimination. The seeds are sometimes used as carminatives.
The leaves, bruised, are a good application for contusions.
Caution: Parsley can be warming and should
not be used if the kidney is inflamed. Avoid heavy consumption of this
herb during pregnancy.
Berry (Mitchella repens)
Properties and Uses: Helps amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea, painful
menses, menorrhagia, tonic, diuretic, astringent. Aids uterus and body
in childbirth, provides gentle corrective support to the female reproductive
system. Also known as "Squaw Vine." Part Used: Herb.
Flower Herb, C/S & Powder (Passiflora incarnata)
Properties and Uses: Antispasmodic, diaphoretic, sedative. narcotic,
soporfic. Passion flower is most commonly used for nervous conditions
such as insomnia, restlessness, neuralgia, neuroses, epilepsy, hysteria,
and nervous headache. Normally, however, it is used as part of a prolonged
treatment and in the form of professionally prepared medications.
Used: Herb, and rarely, the flower.
Leaf, C/S (Pogostemon cablin)
Properties and Uses: Leaves are used for cosmetics.
D'Arco Bark (Taheebo) Argent/Brazil, C/S & Powder (Tabebuia impetiginosa/heptaphylla)
Properties and Uses: Called the "Divine Tree", Pau d'Arco has been revered by the
Rainforest Indians for centuries and is one of the most useful Brazilian
herbs. Taheebo is helpful in rheumatism and arthritic inflammation,
prostatitis, and controlling fungus and yeast overgrowth in the body.
It is also used to treat stomatitis (swelling of the mucus membranes
in the mouth), ulcers in the throat, gastric ulcers, syphilitic chancres,
itchiness, wounds, eczema, and boils. This multi-purpose herb helps
prevent tumor formation and is thought to eliminate toxins and purify
d'Arco became very popular in 1967 after Dr. Walter Accorsi of the Municipal
Hospital in Santo Andre talked to a magazine reporter who printed his
story. He said: "From my first experiments with lpe Roxo (Pau d'Arco),
I learned two important things which greatly encouraged we in regards
to cancer. First, that it eliminates the pain caused by the disease;
and second, that it multiplies the number of red blood cells."
physicians are using the inner bark of two South American trees to successfully
treat various forms of cancer, including leukemia, and other debilitating
diseases. A tea is made with the inner bark of Ipe roxo or Pau
D'Arco. The Indian name for them is Taheebo. They are tall ozoniferous
trees with extremely deep roots tha tgrow in places abundant with ozone.
Ozone air is fresh and pure in that it is free of pollutants such as
smog, exhaust, smoke, and pesticides. These two species have beautiful
flowers, one purple and one red, which are carnivorous in that they
eat insects. Scientific research has found substances in the bark that
produce uncommon resistance to fungus, spores, even when nearby vegetation
is covered with it.
was originally used by the South American Indians called Callawaya,
descendents of the Inca medicine men to cure cancer and many other debilitating
diseases and rediscovered about 20 years ago by two Brazillian physicians,
Drs. T. Meyer and P. Ruiz, who have been treating and using this herb
with fantastic results. Brazilian newspapers and magazines devote whole
pages to the marvelous cures attributed to Taheebo (Pau D'Arco). Today,
Taheebo is widely used in hospitals and clinics in Brazil and is available
to the public in pharmacies and shops. Many doctors recommend it as
a therapeutic herbal tea. Under the direction of Dr. Meyer, Taheebo
has been distributed to cancer patients throughout Argentian and to
doctors throughout Souther America. According to him, Taheebo heals
wounds, combats infection, stimulates appetite and acts as a general,
their experiences, both American and South American physicians have
concluded that the tea somehow stimlates and apparently strengthens
the immune system. Through an analaysis of extract samples of the herb,
the Dietmann Research Foundation in Los Angeles found that it acts as
a stimulant to the alimentary tract through the rectum and then back
to the liver, gall bladder and sweat glands. The sweat glands serve
the important bodily function of relief valves for the stomach, lungs,
and heart. The stimulating effect Taheebo has on the body can be explained
in two ways. First, it helps keep the sweat glands open and operating,
thus helping the elimination of stomach, heart, and lung problems. Second,
it warms the body when the adrenal glands are under stress.
has been most successful in cases consdered hopeless by traditional
medicine. It has been said to give greater vitality to the body by strenghtening
its organic defenses, revitalizing the body, helping to create new and
normal cells, increasing resistance to diseases, creating a feeling
of well-being and helping to alleviate pain. Unlike prescription drugs,
it can be taken in large quantities and in combination with anyother
medication without the risk of harmful effects. It can be used by children
and adults alike. According to Dr. Meyer's experience, a gradual elimination
of pain is evident after only a few days of treatment.
who has brought Taheebo to Canada, explains that Taheebo actually breaks
down the protective casing around the cancer tumor that prevents a normal
supply of oxygen and nourishment from the blood stream.
contains a high percentage of easily assimilated iron. Drs. Meyer and
Ruiz studied the chemical composition and found it to contain powerful
antibiotic properties and substances effective in eliminating pain.
The antibiotic properties seem to combat nefarious germs that cause
nearly all diseases.
Argentinian variety is preferred due to the high altitude at which it
is grown and the low ash content when burned in comparison to the Brazillian
de Cabinda, 30 Capsules (Chicuali de cabinda)
Properties and Uses: A traditional Aphrodisiac from Africa.
This compounded plant
product is traditionally used as an Aphrodisiac tonic, also known as
a "Genesic" tonic. The most well known ingredient is African
Pau de Cabinda, also known as Chichualy de Cabinda. This formulat
is reputed to act in a complex way over the sexual physiology, potentially
balancing the neuro-endocrine system, as well as the neuro-vegetative
and psychosomatic systems.
This formula is regarded
as a superior aid to the circulation, where it is especially seen to
improve blood flow to the genitalia. It is expected that this improves
the effectiveness of the product, and it may be a primary reason why
the product has such an excellent reputation. The results vary from
person to person. Some people report experiencing immediate results,
wqhile others report favourable results after several days of use.
NOTE: This product is not recommended in cases of hypertension
or cardiovascular disease.
Leaf, C/S (Prunus persica)
Properties and Uses: Properties and Uses: Diuretic, expectorant, laxative, sedative. Peach
leaves will stimulate. the flow of urine, and their mildly sedative properties
may be helpful for various nervous conditions. As an expectorant, they
can be used for chronic bronchitis and chest congestion. Peach leaves
also help to relieve vomiting and morning sickness during pregnancy, but
their dosage must be regulated to avoid excessive laxative action. Powdered
dried leaves have sometimes been used to help heal sores and wounds. Mildly
toxic due to cyanogenic glycosides (containing cyanide), a reputed anti-cancer
agent found also in Apricot kernals.
of the Wall Herb, C/S & Powder (Parietaria officinalis)
Properties and Uses: Constituents are sulphur; tannic acid; bitter principles;
flavones; potassium and calcium salts; mucilage. Diuretic action due to
the presence of potassium salts and flavones. Demulcent; diuretic. Employed
in the treatment of cystitis, with or without bladder stones, and less
frequently in pyelitis. To be avoided by hay fever sufferers; this is
one of several species shown to cause allergic rhinitis and possibly hypersensitivity
pneumonitis. Part Used: dried or fresh flowering plant.
Herb, C/S (Mentha pulegpulegiumioides)
Properties and Uses: As an anti-spasmodic, it is useful in flatulent
colic, painful menses, and abdominal cramps, and to help break colds.
Taken hot it will increase sweating and my be useful in high fevers.
Root, C/S (Paeonia lactiflora)
Properties and Uses: Antispasmodic
diuretic, sedative. In Europe, peony root is an old remedy for jaundice
and for kidney and bladder problems. An extract made by steeping the root
in wine was generally used. A decoction of the root has also been used
for gout, asthma with cramps, and (in very small doses) eclampsia.
entire aerial plant is poisonous, the flowers especially. A tea made from
flowers can be fatal.
Corns Black / Ground Black/White, Whole/Ground (Piper nigrum)
Leaf, C/S & Powder (Mentha piperita)
Properties and Uses: Properties and uses: oxygenator,
antispasmodic, stomachic, stimulant, nervine, cardio tonic, febrifuge.
Bodily influences: The therapeutic value Of Peppermint has its roots in
herbal use from the beginning of man's first association with it. its
leaves are chewed. Teas are made from its leaves as well as the oil. The
use of these brings an exhilarating aromatic sensation as well as fresh
oxygen for well being. A cup of tea will relieve baby's colic. A touch
of oil to the tongue of a baby or adult will push distressful gas, from
the body and settle the stomach. Very good for morning sickness. A partial
list of its corrective abilities is: diarrhea, dizziness, convulsions,
earache, fainting, fevers, stomach and bowel gas, nausea, restlessness,
motion sickness, vomiting and heart palpitations.
Peppermint is an aromatic stimulant
with carminative properties. Useful in flatulency, nausea, diarrhea; colic,
nervous headache, heartburn, and as a flavoring agent. The oil and menthol
are used externally in headache, neuralgia, etc.
Herb, C/S (Vinca major)
Properties and Uses: Tannin, pectin, carotin, saponin. Tonic, haemostatic, astringent, galactagogue,
Fruit Juice, Powder (Ananas comosus)
Properties and Uses: Emetic and astringent and has been used in diarrhea. It has been employed
with some success in the summer complaints of children.
Powder (Piper longum)
Properties and Uses: Stimulant, diuretric, sudorific, aromatic, carminative, alterative, aphrodisiac,
Leaf, C/S & Powder (Plantago major)
Properties and Uses: Being high in chlorophyll this plant is an excellent
wound healer, for abrasion and insect bites, internally it is healing
to GI tract inflammations from stomach ulcers to dysentery and septicemic
conditions of the blood
Root, C/S (Asclepias tuberosa)
Properties and Uses: It is good for dry coughs and congestion as it
will remoisten the lungs making expectoration easier, will also increase
sweating and can be used for colds with fevers and flu symptoms. Will
relieve difficulty in breathing bronchitis and pleurisy.
Root, C/S (Phytolacca americana et decandra)
Properties and Uses: In Conservative doses It is an excellent alterative
lymphatic Stimulant to clear up over acid blood stream; will detoxify
the body after a protracted illness, a specific for lymphatic swellings,
it works synergistically in combinations. Reduces pain & inflammation
treating rheumatism and arthritis.
Flower Red / Seed Blue, Powder/Whole (Papaver rhoeas/somniferum)
Properties and Uses: Flower Red: Rhoeadic acid, papaveric acid, mecocyanin
(colouring matter), mucilage, saccarose, nitrate of potash. Pectoral,
anodyne, expectorant, colouring agent, soporific, digestive, sudorific.
Emollient, aromatic, used on bread, cakes, etc. for ornament and flavour.
Ash Bark, C/S & Powder (Zanthoxylum clava herculis)
Properties and Uses: Has a lignan called fagarol which is toxic to
cancer & viruses; removes obstructions in every part of the body; a
general stimulant, to enhance herbs in this formula. Prickly Ash For
signs of poor circulation such as cold extremities, varicose veins and
chilblains, it is a stimulating tonic, used as a carminative, it will
increase digestive juices and warm the stomach and will promote the
Bark tea or tincture historically used by American
Indians and herbalists for chronic rheumatism, dyspepsia, dysentery,
kidney trouble, heart trouble, colds, coughs, lung ailments, and nervous
debility. When chewed, bark induces copious salivation. Once popular
to stimulate mucous surfaces, bile, and pancreas activity. Bark chewed
for toothaches. Berry tea used for sore throats, tonsillitis; also used
as a diuretic. Also a folk cancer remedy.
Pine Herb, C/S (Chimaphilla umbellata)
Properties and Uses: Properties and Uses: Astringent, diaphoretic diuredc.
Pipsissewa is particularly noted for producing diuretic action without
irritant side-effect. Prolonged use of the leaf tea is said to dissolve
bladder stones, it has also been recommended for scrofula and rheumatic
problem. With medical supervision, it can be used for dropsy, albuminuria,
hematuria chronic kidney problems, and gonorrhea. Externally, a tea or
poultice made from the plant can be Applied to ulcerous sores, tumors,
blisters, and swellings.
Husk / Seed Blond, Powder & Whole (Plantago ovata)
Properties and Uses: Demulcent, bulk laxative. Psyllium assists in easy evacuation by softening
the stool. A teaspoonful of the powder in warm water or juice three times
a day will clean the intestine and remove putrefactive toxins. For children,
the dose is one half a teaspoon twice a day. Psyllium is sometimes sold
under the trade name of "Laxacil." Fluid intake should be increased when
Caution: Psyllium or other bulking agents should be avoided in cases of bowel obstructions
or perforations. Because Psyllium is highly absorptive, it should be taken
separate from other supplements.
Herb (Pasque Flower), C/S (Anemone pulsatilla)
Properties and Uses: Stops bleeding. Mild anodyne, useful in gynecological complaints, especially
cervical pain. Also used as a mild sedative to produce a restful sleep,
it is anectdotally employed for drug abuse and feelings of overwrought
for knowing you are going to act stupid, but can't help yourself emotional
fragility and exaggeration (NP).
Vine, Powder (Tribulus terrestris)
Properties and Uses: Treatment for male or female impotence
and infertility (endocrine), low sperm count, low sprem motility. Increases
testosterone in men by increasing Lutenizing Hormone (LH) production
from anterior pituitary gland. Apparently without side effects and with
tonic properties that normalize hormone levels. May provide relief from
used to elevate testosterone for Bodybuilders and Athletes seeking alternatives
Bark, C/S & Powder (Pygeum africanum)
and Uses: Based on decades of research, Pygeum emerges as
one of the best tonics for the prostate gland known to man. No side effects,
alleviates prostatitis as well as enlarged prostate. Prostate cancer is
more complicated and requires other attention. However, Pygeum provides
important hormones and anti-cholesterol substances, and helps significantly
to reduce inflammation in the prostate.