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1

Rumex crispus.

Common name:
Curly dock, curled dock, yellow dock
Type:
Alteratives / Nutritional Tonics

2

Mahonia aquifolium.

Common name:
Oregon grape
Type:
Alteratives / Nutritional Tonics

3

Arctium lappa

Common name:
Burdock
Type:
Alteratives / Nutritional Tonics

4

Urtica dioica

Common name:
Stinging nettle, common nettle
Type:
Alteratives / Nutritional Tonics

5

Trifolium pratense

Common name:
Red clover
Type:
Alteratives / Adaptogens

6

Medicago sativa

Common name:
Alfalfa
Type:
Alteratives / Adaptogens

7

Glycyrrhiza glabra

Common name:
Liquorice
Type:
Alteratives / Adaptogens

8

Ocimum sanctum

Common name:
Holy basil
Type:
Alteratives / Adaptogens

9

Eleutherococcus senticosus

Common name:
Siberian Ginseng
Type:
Alteratives / Adaptogens

10

Gentiana lutea

Common name:
Great yellow gentia
Type:
GI Bitters, Aromatic Bitters

11

Centaurium spp.

Common name:
Centaury
Type:
GI Bitters, Aromatic Bitters

12

Artemisia absinthium

Common name:
Absinthe, wormwood
Type:
GI Bitters, Aromatic Bitters

13

Humulus lupulus

Common name:
Hops
Type:
GI Bitters, Aromatic Bitters

14

Achillea millefolium

Common name:
Yarrow
Type:
GI Bitters, Aromatic Bitters

15

Thuja occidentalis

Common name:
Cedar
Type:
Alteratives and Lymphatics

16

Phytolacca spp.

Common name:
Pokeweed
Type:
Alteratives and Lymphatics

17

Galium aparine

Common name:
Cleavers
Type:
Alteratives and Lymphatics

18

Ceanothus americanus

Common name:
New Jersey tea
Type:
Alteratives and Lymphatics

19

Cinnamomum spp.

Common name:
Cinnamon, bay, laurel, camphor
Type:
Demulcents/ Carminatives

20

Ulmus rubra

Common name:
Slippery elm
Type:
Demulcents/ Carminatives

21

Althaea officinalis

Common name:
Marshmallow
Type:
Demulcents/ Carminatives

22

Mentha piperita

Common name:
Peppermint
Type:
Demulcents/ Carminatives

23

Mentha spicata

Common name:
Spearmint
Type:
Demulcents/ Carminatives

24

Zingiber officinale

Common name:
Ginger
Type:
Demulcents/ Carminatives

25

Foeniculum vulgare

Common name:
Fennel
Type:
GI Anti-spasmodics, Stimulant Laxative

26

Pimpinella anisum

Common name:
Anise
Type:
GI Anti-spasmodics, Stimulant Laxative

27

Matricaria chamomilla

Common name:
Chamomile
Type:
GI Anti-spasmodics, Stimulant Laxative

28

Rhamnus purshiana

Common name:
Cascara buckthorn, bearberry
Type:
GI Anti-spasmodics, Stimulant Laxative

29

Aloe vera

Common name:
Aloe Vera
Type:
GI Anti-spasmodics, Stimulant Laxative

30

Silybum marianum

Common name:
Milk thistle
Type:
Liver Tonics and Protectants

31

Taraxacum officinale

Common name:
Dandelion
Type:
Liver Tonics and Protectants

32

Cichorium intybus

Common name:
Chicory
Type:
Liver Tonics and Protectants

33

Curcuma longa

Common name:
Turmeric
Type:
Liver Tonics and Protectants

34

Schisandra chinensis

Common name:
Five flavor berry, wǔ wèi zi
Type:
Liver Tonics and Protectants

35

Chelidonium majus

Common name:
Greater celandine; tetterwort
Type:
Gallbladder Tonics and stimulants

36

Cynara scolymus

Common name:
Artichoke
Type:
Gallbladder Tonics and stimulants

37

Chionanthus virginicus

Common name:
White Fringetree
Type:
Gallbladder Tonics and stimulants

38

Capsicum annuum

Common name:
Peppers
Type:
Gallbladder Tonics and stimulants

39

Avena sativa

Common name:
Oats
Type:
Nervines and nerve tonics

40

Hypericum perforatum

Common name:
St John's wort
Type:
Nervines and nerve tonics

41

Melissa officinalis

Common name:
Lemon balm, balm mint
Type:
Nervines and nerve tonics

42

Lobelia inflata

Common name:
Indian tobacco, puke weed
Type:
Nervines and nerve tonics

43

Valeriana officinalis

Common name:
Valerian
Type:
Sedatives, Hypnotics

44

Passiflora incarnata

Common name:
Passionflower
Type:
Sedatives, Hypnotics

45

Scutellaria lateriflora

Common name:
Blue skullcap
Type:
Sedatives, Hypnotics

46

Piper methysticum

Common name:
Kava
Type:
Sedatives, Hypnotics

47

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Common name:
Uva-ursi, bearberry
Type:
Alteratives and lymphatics