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Herbals - Dr. Cutie

Herbal ProductIndication
acidophilus restore normal oral, GI, vaginal flora to those affected by abx, candidiasis, bacterial infextions. Tx UTI, reduces growth campylobacter pylori
black cohosh(cimicifuga racemosa) menopause Sx, PMS, hypercholesterimia PAD, depression, arthritis
chamoline, german (matricaria chamomilla, matricaria recutita) minor injury (top anti-inflammatory, mid sedative, anxiolytic, colic, diaper rash, indigestion, N/V, oral, stress, teething, uterine, tea's(parasites, hair tint conditioner), sin wash (necrosis, promotes granulation, deodorant, anti-inflamm, astringent
chondroitin osteoarthritis
chromium atherosclerosis, diabetes 1+ 2, glaucoma, hypercholesterimia, hypertriglyceridemia, hypothyroidsm, PMS, weight loss
cranberry(vaccinium macrocarpon) nephrolithiasis, UTI Tx and prevention, lower urine pH in incontinence
echinacea antibacterial (boils, abcess, tonsillitis, poison ivy), antiviral, arthritis (e.augustifolia), immune support(cold and URI), otitis media, URI (shorten duration Sx)
Garlic (allium sativum) antimicrobial (bacterial and fungal), antioxidant, coagulation, hyperlipidemia, HTN, immune support, blood sugar.
Ginger (Zingiber Officinale) antiemetic( N/V pregancy, anti-inflammatory, diverticulitis, indigestion/heartburn, osteoarthritis
Ginkgo (Ginkgo Biloba) raynauds, azheimers, asthma, depression, epilepsy, glaucoma, H/A, intermittent claudication, macular degeneration, memory enhancement, parkinsons, PVD, ED, tinitus depression, seizures, sexual Dysfunction
Ginseng, Panax adaptogenic, antineoplastic, immunomoduatory, cardiovascular, CNS, adrenal tonic, diabetes, energy and physical enhancement + radiation, immune support
Glucosamine OA and joint support, RA
Green Tea (Camellia sinensis) antioxidant, cancer, chemotherapy + radiation, diarrhea, gingivitis, hypercholesteremia, macular degeneration, platelet-aggregation inhibitor, antimicrobial, antimutagenic, antioxidant
Lycopene atherosclerosis, cancer(prevention lung and prostate), macular degenaration
Melatonin insomnia, jet lag, oxidative stress in dyalysis (preventive), sleep disturbances
Methyl-sulfonyl methane (MSM) allergies, analgesic, arthritis (OA+RA), interstitial cystitis, lupus
Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) reduced liver damage (phenothiazine or butyrophenon), amanita mushroom poisoning, protection alcoholic cirrhosis and hepatitis, viral hepatitis, anti-inflammatory on platelets, lower chol and HDL
Peppernint(mentha piperita) carminative spasmolytic , colic, indigestion, irritable bowel syndrome, motion sickness
Quinine prevention night leg cramps, spasms, hemorroids, varicose veins, malaria
Rose hips vit c supplement, diuretic, reduces thirst, gastric inflamation, flavor teas and jams
Soy fiber, protein, minerals, anticancer effects, menopause, osteoporosis, cardiovacular and GI
St. Johns Wort (hypericum perforatum) antibacterial + antiinflamtory (topical), antiviral, depression, melancholia. stress, anxiety
Saw Palmetto (serenoa repens) BPH, urinary frequency, increas flow and decrease nocturia
Valerian (valeriana officinalis) insomnia, PMS, menopause, restless motor syndrome and spasms, hyperthyroidism
Witch hazel anal irritarion, vultitis, pruritus, hemorrhoids, surgical wounds, eczema, mucosa inflammation, Tx damages veins, bruises, sprains, stops bleeding= enema.
yohimbe (pausinystalia yohimbe) sexual vitality, tx impotence w/ diabetes, aphrodisiac
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