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Betony, Stachys officinalis
Parts used: Herb.
Constituents: Alkaloids, Tannins, Choline.
Actions: Trophorestorative, Sedative, Bitter tonic, Astringent, Nervine.
Indications:
Nervous system, neuralgia, anxiety, vertigo, headaches, migraines, tension, nervous disability, hysteria, long term stress.
Chronic depression.
Toxicity headaches, liver and gall bladder problems, dyspepsia.
Cuts, bruises, sinusitis.
Repairs myelin sheaths, Multiple sclerosis, ALT, anxiety, tension headaches.
Can be used before alcohol consumption to prevent drunkenness and after for healing.
Herbal extract: 30-60mL per week.
Energetics: Cooling, drying, bitter, pungent.
Contraindications: Laxative in large doses and Emetic in even larger doses.