Botanical Name: Lycopus europaeus
Organic Status: Conventional
Country of Origin: Croatia
Plant Part: Aerials
Description: Bugleweed aerials have been known to be useful in lowering high levels of thyroid hormones (hyperthyroidism). Bugleweed is also used to treat premenstrual syndrome; breast pain; nervousness; trouble sleeping (insomnia); coughs and bleeding, especially nosebleeds and heavy bleeding during menstruation. It has also been used as a sedative, astringent, and mild narcotic.
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