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Tincture of Bugleweed (Lycopus europaeus) 1:3 45%
Lycopus europaeus, organic grain alcohol
Daily adult dose of 6 - 18ml unless otherwise prescribed.
Should be avoided in pregnancy and if breastfeeding. Avoid in hypothyroid states, seek professional advice before taking if hyperthyroid.
Common names: Bugle Weed, Bugle, European Bugleweed, Gypsywort, Water Horehound
Parts used: Aerial parts just before or during flowering.
Habitat: Another wonderful member of the mint family, Bugleweed grows in bogs, wetlands and on fresh watersides in Europe and globally in temperate regions.
Constituents: Phenolic acids includins caffeic, rosmarinic, chlorogenic acids among others; Flavonoids, Diterpenoids, Volatile Oil, tannins.
Actions: Antihaemorrhagic, Antitussive, Cardioactive Diuretic, Peripheral Vasoconstrictor, Sedative, Thyroxine Antagonist
Traditional and current uses:
• Nervous tachycardia
• Anxious palpitations
• Irritable coughs with large volume of sputum
• Graves' Disease
Disclaimer: The information on this website is provided for educational use only, and is not intended as a replacement for the services of a qualified medical herbalist, doctor or licensed health practitioner. The information contained herein is not diagnostic, always consult a medical health professional before embarking on a treatment programme. Urban Fringe Dispensary disclaims any liability, loss, injury or damage incurred as a consequence of the use and application of the advice given herein.
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