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Manuka, Leptospermum scoparium
Parts used: Leaves, flowers.
Actions: Astringent, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-bacterial, Mucolytic.
Indications:
Diarrhoea, useful for digestive problems, colic, urinary complaints.
Skin conditions especially wounds and sores. Also for inflamed breasts.
Reduces fevers, sedative.
Herbal extract: 20-60mL per week.
Energetics: Astringent.
Contraindications: None.