Marjoram Herbal Remedies
A popular kitchen herb, marjoram is also useful for indigestion, flatulence, and as a diaphoretic to reduce fever in colds. Marjoram is used as a steam inhalant for coughs and sinus congestion. Marjoram has a taste of SPICY and a temperature of WARM.
Marjoram Proper Dose
|Marjoram Infusion||1 cup 2-3 x daily|
|Marjoram Tincture||10-30 drops 2-3 x daily|
Marjoram Reference Information
|Latin Name||Origanum majorana|
|Herb Forms||Tincture, bulk herb.|
|Affects||Digestive system, Respiratory system|
|Botanical Info||A fragrant herbaceous perennial with spikes of pink flowers from the Mint family plant with opposite small oval leaves.|
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