Plantain | Organic Dried Herb | Plantago majus

Plantain | Organic Dried Herb | Plantago majus


An infusion of plantain can be used as a skin lotion. It has stimulating and cleansing properties. Externally for bee stings, insect bites, eye inflammation, shingles, and ulcers. Also used to sooth stings from nettles.

Internally for diarrhea, cystitis, bronchitis, asthma, hay fever, hemorrhage, catarrh, and sinusitis.

External Application: A poultice for insect bites, and other skin issues. Salve or cream for most external issues including nipples sore from nursing teething babies and for diaper rashes, hives, poison ivy, poison oak, and chicken pox.

Medicinal Properties: Demulcent, Astringent, Anti-inflammatory. Has specific action on detoxifying poisonous bites and insect stings. Left in place for a couple days, it may draw out splinters and heal wounds and burns. Can be an assisted remedy for treating poison oak.




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