Oat Straw | Organic Dried Herb | Avena sativa

Oat Straw | Organic Dried Herb | Avena sativa


Latin Name: Avena sativa

Gàdhlig: corca

Oatstraw is one of the best nerve tonics for feeding the depleted nervous system of those who overwork and undernourish themselves, or for those who function on nervous energy or caffeine for too long.

Its a specific for individuals who are chronically under stress. Oatstraw's anti-depressive activity is specific for nervous exhaustion and debility when associated with depression. It is a nutritive that is well used for convalescence following any prostrating disease and/or nervous breakdown.

Externally, it is demulcent and vulnerary, making a soothing bath for use in neuralgia and irritated skin conditions.

Usage: prepare an infusion using 1 heaping tablespoon per cup of water; or 1:1 dry plant liquid extract: 30-60 drops in a little water 1-4 times per day.

**A loving reminder: Medicinal plants deserve a great deal of respect and a strong measure of common sense and a bit of education is always recommended before administering any herbal remedy on yourself or anyone else. Don’t forget to research! Learning about plant id fun.

Cottage Botanicals herbal information and products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease and have not been evaluated by Health Canada.




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