Indigenous to: Europe Asia
Lovage is primarily used as a diuretic that helps relieve difficult urinary problems, clear gravel and stones from the kidneys and eliminate excess retained water. It is also a bittersweet aromatic that is used to relieve Colic, indigestion and flatulence. It is also used to relieve bad breath.
Lovage works well as a poultice for postulant wounds and swellings because of its antiseptic and antibiotic properties. Pulverize the plant and place over the wound with a clean towel covering it, for at least 20 minutes and no longer than an hour.
Lovage is antiseptic also used to treat acne.
May intensify sunburns. Not recommended for pregnant or lactating women.
If you are taking any other herbs or supplements please consult with a qualified healthcare provider before starting any new regimen. If you are pregnant or breast feeding, consult with your physician before taking. Keep out of reach of children under 12 years and pets.
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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.