Product DescriptionPROPERTIES AND USES: Antibacterial, antiseptic, antiviral, circulatory, immune system.
COMMON NAMES: Myrrh Gum, Gum Myrrh Tree.
PARTS USED: Resin.
BODILY INFLUENCES: Myrrh has the undisputed reputation to function in the binding up of wounds and as a healer of open wounds. Myrrh is extremely effective in speeding up the flow of sluggish circulatory fluid by a factor of four to one. This, along with its catalyst properties with other herbs, makes it beneficial for the heart and circulatory system. It has long been taken internally and applied to the gums, as a dental herb to prevent infection often experienced after tooth extractions. After the umbilical cord is cut, Myrrh is applied to prevent infection. For sore nipples, Myrrh is mixed with Vitamin E Oil, form capsules, or melted beeswax and applied to the area. Myrrh is a first-rate remedy for infected sore tonsils and sore throat. It may be used as a gargle 80 drops to a ½ cup of water, or as a coating when powdered Myrrh is mixed with Vitamin E Oil, from capsules. Myrrh raises the immunity and the white blood count to fight infections.
DOSAGE: 10 to 40 drops, three times per day.
The information above is provided by The Center for Building Better Health Naturally, Inc. This information is about historical observations and historical information relating to herbs. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice by licensed physicians. A person should consult a physician regularly in all matters relating to medical problems, especially in matters of diagnosing, treating or curing diseases or other physical or mental conditions. This information has not been verified by the American Medical Association or the Food and Drug Administration.