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Scientific Name: Matricaria recutita

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Matricaria recutita
Matricaria recutita


  • Annual
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Parts Used

  • Fresh or dried flowers

Medicinal Uses. It is said that

  • Used topically to treat inflammations of the skin, other skin disorders (incl surgical wounds)
  • Internally against flatulent nervous dyspepsia (adults & children), gastritis, diarrhea, travel sickness , insomnia and mild anxiety
  • Treat headache, nasal catarrh, inflammation and irritation of the respiratory tract
  • Babies: colic, vomiting, teething problems, restlessness etc
  • Hair rinse and tonic. Makes hair lighter and promotes hair growth
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