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Chickweed Herb Powder

  • Chickweed Powder
  • Wild Crafted Chickweed USA
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Chickweed Herb Powder

Wild Crafted - USA 

Also Known As - Stellaria media, and Stellaria spp, Mouse-ear, Adder’s Mouth, Tongue Grass, Alsine, Chick Wittles, Satinflower, Winter Weed, and Star Weed.

Parts Used - The whole herb, we hand pick our Chickweed between May and July, when it is in the best condition. It can be used both fresh and dried.

Preparations Chickweed can be used fresh or dried.

  • Infusion: steep 1 tbsp. herb in 1/2 cup water. Take 1/2 to 1 cup a day.
  • Decoction: boil 3 heaping tbsp. herb in 1 qt. water until a pint of liquid remains. For constipation, take a cupful warm every 3 hours, or more often, until the bowels move.
  • Tea: to be taken internally, steep 1 heaping tbsp. in 1 cup boiling water for 1/2 hour. Take 3 or 4 cups a day between meals, a swallow at a time, and take a cup warm upon retiring.
  • Juice: take 1 tsp. to 1 tbsp., 3 times a day.

Medicinal - For serious constipation, take a decoction of chickweed. For other internal uses indicated by its by its properties, chickweed is not one of the more valuable plants. The fresh leaves can be crushed and applied directly or made into an ointment with lard or vaseline for bruises, irritations, and other skin problems. Chickweed can also be used as a vegetable, like spinach. Chickweed is said to cure convulsions. Aids in digestion, stomach ulcers, and all forms of internal inflammation. Reduces mucus build-up in the lungs. May be effective to treat asthma, gastrointestinal disorders, coughs, itching, colds, bronchitis, pleurisy, hoarseness, inflammation, rheumatism, gout, scurvy, skin diseases, tumors, cancer, and blood disorders. One of the best remedies for external application to inflamed surfaces, boils, scalds, burns, inflamed sore eyes, blood poisoning, erysipelas, itch, piles , swollen testes, ulcerated mouth, and all kinds of wounds, bruises, and sores.

  • Use as a vitamin C supplement; rich in minerals, especially calcium, magnesium and potassium. This herb helps carry toxins from the body. Dissolves plaque in blood vessels. Heals and soothes anything it comes into contact with. Said to curb obesity.
  • Culpeper states that chickweed, “boiled with hog’s grease applied, helpes cramps, convulsions and palsy.”
  • The herb may be taken raw, if available, or else in an infusion. The same infusion refines the texture of the skin when applied as a face lotion.

Precautions - Excessive doses have in rare occasions induced vomiting and/or diarrhea. Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of chickweed during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

Disclaimer -These products are dietary supplements and are not intended to diagnose, treat cure or prevent any disease. Reviews are not intended as a substitute for appropriate medical care or the advice of a physician or another medical professional. Actual results may vary among users. Mountain Maus Remedies LLC makes no warranty or representation, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or validity of the information contributed by outside product review submissions, and assumes no responsibility or liability regarding the use of such information. The information and statements regarding the dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. If you have a medical condition or disease, please talk to your health care provider. If you are currently taking a prescription medication, you should work with your health care provider before discontinuing any drug or altering any drug regimen, including augmenting your regimen with dietary supplements. Do not attempt to self-diagnose any disease or ailment based on the reviews and do not use the information contained herein for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease. Proper medical care is critical to good health. If you have a health concern or suspect you have an undiagnosed sign or symptom, please consult a physician or health care practitioner.

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