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Tincture of Mistletoe leaves (Viscum album) 1:3 45%
Viscum album, organic grain alcohol
Not to be used in pregnancy or if using blood pressure medication
Common name: Mistletoe
Part used: Aerial parts
Habitat: Mistletoe is a familiar hemi-parasite found across Europe growing from crevices of various commonly found trees such as poplar, haythorn, apple, lime, rowan and maple.
Folklore and History: Mistletoe has been a sacred plant for Druids and other cultures in the British Isles since ancient times.
Constituents: Polysaccharides, polypeptides notably viscotoxins, alkaloids, fatty acids, flavonoids notably derivatives of quercetin, terpenoids, lectins
Actions: Peripheral vasodilator, blood pressure lowering, mild sedative
Traditional and current uses:
• Hypertension, angina pectoris, atherosclerosis, cardiac hypertrophy, nervous tachycardia
• Anxiety or panic attacks
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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