A herbalist recommended it to us when we were both dealing with a terrible cough that had hung on for months. Lobelia is considered a potentially toxic herb. Lobeline, the main active constituent of lobelia, was once thought to be similar to nicotine and for that reason was used in smoking cessation products. Atlas of healing plants and medicines: Health through the plants. If true, lobelia may alleviate pressure and congestion in the lungs which are triggering a cough reflex. This medicine uses highly diluted natural substances to relieve symptoms. Herbs, however, contain substances that can trigger side effects and interact with other herbs, supplements, or medications. Wood has two objectives: To demonstrate how herbal medicines are agents of healing and wisdom, and to give the reader a useful catalogue of plants for medicinal uses.
Ingredients: Main ingredient: Certified organic lobelia (Lobelia inflata) dry herb. Plants have been proposed as an alternative treatment for buco-dental diseases, a domain in which long-term reliability is an important aspect of treatment. Somewhat better substantiated is the use of lobelia as support for people attempting to break addictions. The herbal formulas reviewed are stronger herbs and should be reserved for the more severe cases shown to be unresponsive to other herbs. Libellus de medicinalibus indorum herbis. Summary lobeline, the active compound in lobelia inflata, may help treat asthma, depression, adhd, and drug abuse, but human research is limited. It is important to realize that just because a product is called natural Or contains only natural ingredients such as herbs does not mean it is without risk. The present study is an investigation to analyze the antioxidant nature of a specific herb adhatoda vasica, majorly used for respiratory ailments, to neutralize tobacco smoke induced oxidative stress. Keep in mind that lobelia is also known as pukeweed, And can have significant negative consequences if you do not regulate the dosage properly. Herbal medicine is no…