Figwort has been used to treat many ailments associated with the lymphatic system and also as a cardio-tonic. It is said to be used with good results in the relief of eczema and psoriasis.
PROPERTIES: mild diuretic, laxative
Parts used: herb
• it was used in the treatment of lymphatic glands and also in the treatment of swellings, abscesses and other skin eruptions
• used as a Yin tonic
• been used as a stimulating cardio-tonic
• been used with great success, both internally and externally, in the treatment of skin disorders such as eczema and psoriasis
SUGGESTED DOSAGE: Tincture: 10 to 60 drops three times a day or 2 to 10 pumps of the spray.
CONTRA INDICATIONS: It is also advisable to use this herb under the supervision of qualified practitioner
Please note: This information is compiled from traditional and modern herb books, articles and research. This information is summarized for its educational value and should not be used for the diagnosis, treatment, or prevention of disease. It should not be used to replace the services of a qualified practitioner.