100% High Quality, Natural Dried Mugwort Herb
Hybrid perennial mint resulting from cross-pollination between the watermint and spearmint.
Infusion: For a single cup, use 1 teaspoon and steep for five to ten minutes, preferably before meals. Drink up to three times a day.
Name: Mugwort (Ai Ye in Traditional Chinese Medicine)
Scientific name: Artemisia vulgaris L.
Herbal energetics: bitter and warming
Qi deficiency/organ: yang deficiency
Pharmacological properties: anti-malarial, anti-inflammatory, anti-hypertensive, anti-oxidant, anti-tumoral, immunomodulatory, hepatoprotective, anti-spasmodic and anti-septic.
Traditional/naturopathic use: Mugwort is a popular insomnia remedy that can also regulate menstruation, improve moods, and support digestion.
Contradiction: Not to be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Can stimulate menstruation and has a detoxing effect in large amounts.