From our list of herbs and spices, the following are recommended for Tetters:
- Aloe Vera Leaf
- Barley Grass
- Black Walnut Hull
- Burdock Root
- Dandelion Root
- Echinacea Angustifolia
- Echinacea Purpurea
- Gotu Kola
- Milk Thistle
- Olive Leaf
- Oregon Grape Root
- Red Clover
- Sheep Sorrel
- Witch Hazel
- Yellow Dock Root
Natural Cures and Remedies for Tetters
Activities (Maritime Pine) – Analgesic ; Antiaging ; Antiaggregant ; Antiallergic ; Antiamyloid ; Antianaphylactic ; Antianemic ; Antiasthmatic :279); Antiatherogenic :279); Antibacterial :577); Anticancer ; Antidermatotic ; Antiedemic ; Antiexudative ; Antihistaminic ; Anti-HIV ; Antiinflammatory ; Antioxidant ; Antiplaque ; Antiradicular ; Antiseptic ; Antisickling ; Antithromboxane ; Antiviral ; Apoptotic ; Cancer Preventive ; Capillaritonic ; Hemopoietic ; Hyaluronidase Inhibitor ; Immunomodulator ; Lipolytic ; Lipoxygenase Inhibitor ; NO-Genic ; Peroxidase Inhibitor ; Retinoprotective ; Sunscreen ; Xanthine-Oxidase Inhibitor ;
Activities (Angled Loofah) – Abortifacient ; Antipyretic ; Bitter ; Demulcent ; Diuretic ; Emetic ; Expectorant ; Hypoglycemic ; Laxative ; Tonic ; Vermifuge .
Aloe Vera Leaf, Barley Grass, Black Walnut Hull, Boswellia, Burdock Root, Calendula, Cayenne, Chamomile, Dandelion Root, Echinacea Angustifolia, Echinacea Purpurea, Gotu Kola, Kelp, Milk Thistle, Olive Leaf, Oregon Grape Root, Red Clover, Sarsaparilla, Sheep Sorrel, Watercress, Witch Hazel, Yellow Dock Root
Carrot is also considered useful in impotence. For better results, carrot should be taken with a half-boiled egg dipped in a tablespoonful of honey once daily for a month or two. This recipe increases sex stamina by releasing sex hormones and strengthens the sexual plexus. It is for this reason that carrot halwa, prepared according to Unani specifications is considered a very effective tonic to improve sexual strength.
Contraindications, Interactions, and Side Effects (Horny Goat Weed) – Class 2d. Not for long term use; possibly causing dizziness, dry mouth, nosebleed, thirst, and vomiting (AHP; AKT). In very large doses may cause respiratory arrest and hyperreflexia, to the point of mild spasms (AHP). Not covered (KOM; PH2). Contraindicated when there is a tendency toward hypersexuality and wet dreams (Michael Tierra). LD50 total flavonoids 28503230 ipr rat (LAF).
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