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Materia Medica of the Enchanted Willow
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Angelica – Angelica Archangelica

Angelica – Angelica Archangelica
Growing cycle: June-Aug
Parts Used – Whole Plant
Systems – Bronchial, Digestive, Circulatory, Reproductive, Nervous

Actions – Diaphoretic: Induces sweating to cleanse the body of toxins; Expectorant: Cleanses the lungs of phlegm build up, eases chronic bronchitis and emphysema, use in a compress for chest inflammation; Stimulant: Appetite stimulant for anorexia with it’s Bitter qualities, breaks up stagnation in the pelvic region with it’s warming qualities; Tonic: Tonifies the reproductive system, may be used in childbirth as a tonic or Anti-spasmodic; Carminative: Eases flatulence and aids digestion; Diuretic: Urinary anti-septic for treating cystitis; Nervine: Eases painful menstruation.

Caution: Use caution if patient has high blood pressure.

http://altnature.com/gallery/angelica.htm
http://www.botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/a/anegl037.html
http://www.naturalherbsguide.com/angelica.html

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