Camomile

Matricaria chamomilla

Camomile leaves and flowersTraditional therapeutic use

Internally:

  • Anti-inflammatory.
  • Painkiller.
  • Antispasmodic.
  • Anti-flatulence.
  • Fever-reducing (antipyretic).
  • Anti Allergic – Camomile is an ingredient of a treatment herbal tea mix for this condition – contact us for a personalised consultation.
  • Anti-ulcer.
  • Anti-bacterial (e.g. Staphylococcus aureus and Bacillus subtilis, E.coli).
  • Digestive system sedative.
  • Stems digestive bleeding (as a cold tea).
  • Intestinal disinfectant.
  • Childhood asthma.
  • Relieves menstrual cramps.
  • Calms the central nervous system.
  • Immune system booster.

Externally:

  • Eye-infection drops (especially against dust and allergies).
  • Wound cleanser.
  • Herbal bath agent (balneological)… for
    • Female issues.
    • Haemorrhoid complaints.
    • Fungal illnesses.
    • Colds.
    • Skin complaints.

Other:

  • Safe to use on pets externally (fast acting).

Possible Side Effects

Vomiting is possible in higher doses.

Because these products do contain active ingredients, please ensure that you do not exceed the recommended doses and if in any doubt, or if you experience any side effects – however slight – please consult your doctor or healthcare professional.