Have you ever been suffering from menstrual pain? or Looking for dysmenorrhea treatment? Try Artemisia an herbal that is good for dysmennorhea and can treat numerous body disorders.
ORIGIN AND DESCRIPTION
Artemisia (artemisia tridente) refferred to as wormwood and sagebrush.This herbs are commonly called Artamisa in hiligaynon. In greek methology, Artemisia bears the name of the goddess Artemis known as Diana in Roman dietes. This plant belongs to the daisy family Asteraceae and the kingdom Plantae. It grows in a temperate climate and dry environment. The leaves are grayish-green color and covered with small silky hairs. It has an aromatic scent but a bitter taste. Flowers are small and has a yellow color. The leaves and roots are the most commonly used parts of the Artemisia herb. It can be dried and used in a differrent preparations.
USES OF ARTEMISIA
Artemisia plant can be used in differrent preparations
Artemisia can be use as seasoning for its aromatic taste and can also be use in preparing differrent alcoholic beverages.In French, leaves of artemisia can be use to flavor poultry dishes and can make vinegar called tarragon vinegar.
Artemisia can also be use in your own houses. It releases fresh nd aromatic smell because of its camphor-like aroma that is use as an air freshener. The Artemisia twigs or branches can keep away insects and protect your cloths moths. It has also disinfectant that can use as a floor wash and can kill germs.
Artemisia can be a remedy to a different body disorders because of its substance that contains tonic, anti-septic, and anti-fungal properties. It can be used to prevent wound infections, stop internal bleding, and can also treat headaches and colds. Artemisia leaves can also cure digestive disorders and sore eyes.
HEALTH BENEFITS AND HEALING PROPERTIES
Many studies shows that artemisia can effectively cure malaria. In this reason, NGO’s and IGO’s give artemisia tea bags to countries where malaria is constant.
Artemisia Plant has anti-inflammatory properties that can cure bruises, itches,and swellings. It can also be a solution to your skin problems because it can make skin ointment and anti-septic to prevent infections.
Artemisia herb are also effective in treating digestive disorders like stomach ache, constipation, abdominal pains, diarhea, and parasitic infections. It was proved that are artemisia can help expel worms ans other parasites from digestive tracts. It can also help improve your digestion and revitalize your appetite.
Artemisia tea has anti-inflammatory properties that can help relieve menstrual pains.
HOW TO PREPARE ARTEMISIA
In preparing an artemisia tea you must dry the artemisia leaves and boiled it or you can buy an artemisia tea bags in a nearby herbal store. You can also mixed the artemisia leaves and roots then boiled it.
PREVENTIONS AND SIDE-EFFECTS
Like any other herbs, artemisia has also side-effects if taken inappropriately.
Avoid using Artemisia if you are allergic to herbs belonging to the daisy family.
A diabetec person must prevent from taking Artemisia because it might react with its medication.
According to the article that I’ve read, Michael Moore states that, ” considering the highly reactive state of pregnancy and the fact that fetal growth is a template that can manifest pharmacokinetics very differrently than adults”, it is not advisable to take Artemisia during pregnancy and lactation.
REMEMBER, it is better to seek the advice of your physician before taking Artemisia or any treatment to make sure it is suitable for you.