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1

What can Arctium lappa treat topically?

Mastitis
OA, RA
Sprains

2

What are some other conditions Arctium lappa is indicated for regarding its alterative properties?

Psoriasis and Eczema
Hepatitis

3

What can Arctium lappa treat using its bitter properties?

Poor digestion, dyspepsia, dyskinesia, anorexia, atonic constipation, gas
Hypochlorhydria, biliary insufficiency

4

What are some other random conditions that Arctium lappa can treat?

Rheumatism, OA, RA
Blood sugar regulation

5

What are the main conditions that Angelica sinensis is indicated for?

Amenorrhea, Dysmenorrhea, PMS
Menopause, Endometriosis
Infertility, Estrogen imbalance

6

What are some other conditions that Angelica sinensis can treat due to it's liver tonifying properties?

Hepatitis, Cirrhosis, Poor digestion

7

What are some other conditions that Angelica sinensis can treat due to it's analgesic and sedating properties?

Migraine, HA, Arthritis

8

What part of Althea officinalis is used and for what system to treat what conditions?

Root - GI - Gastritis, PUD, IBS, Colitis
Leaves - GU - UTI
Leaves - Resp - pharyngitis, laryngitis, bronchitis, dry cough, asthma

9

What is aloe vera gel indicated for topically?

Burns, frostbite, wounds, ulcerations, stretch marks, warts, varicose veins

10

What is aloe vera gel indicated for internally?

Gastritis, IBD, PUD, IC, UTI

11

What is aloe vera latex/leaf used for internally?

Atonic constipation

12

What is one indication for allium sativum alone?

Intestinal parasites

13

What are some topical uses for allium sativum/cepa?

Dermatophytosis, Onychomycosis, warts, vaginitis, OM, Antifungal

14

What are some internal uses for allium cepa/sativum using its CVD mechanisms?

HLD, Atherosclerosis, Angina, HTN, DM, Hypercoagulation, Intermittent claudication

15

What are some internal uses for allium cepa/sativum using its immune modulating and anti microbial properties?

Impotence, Insufficient lactation
Candidiasis, Gastroenteritis (H. Pylori)

16

What are some indications topically/internally for aconite napellus?

Neuralgia, Pain

17

What are some topical indications for Aesculus hippocastanum?

Bruising, hemorrhoids, varicose veins, pruritus ani

18

What are some internal indications for Aesculus hippocastanum?

Venous insufficiency, DVT, Varicose Veins, Thrombophlebitits, Edema
Hemorrhoids, Chronic prostatits

19

What are the main indications for Actaea racemosa?

PMS, Dysmenorrhea, Menorrhagia, Early labor

20

What are some other indications for Actaea racemosa?

Myalgia, Arthritis, OA, RA
Rheumatism
Whooping Cough
Tinnitus

21

What are some indications for achillea millefolium topically?

Wounds, skin ulcers

22

What are some indications for achillea millefolium regarding hemostatic properties?

Stop bleeding in menorrhagia, menorrhagia, passive hemorrhage, hematuria, hemorrhoids (uterine/anal)

23

What are some indications for achillea millefolium regarding bitter properties?

Poor digestion, dyspepsia, dyskinesia, anorexia, atonic constipation, gas
Hypochlorhydria, biliary insufficiency

24

What are some indications for achillea millefolium regarding anti-inflammatory and diaphoretic properties?

Cystitis, Leukorrhea, UTI, Joint pain
Fever

25

What's the indication for arctostaphylos uva ursi?

UTI (alkali)
Chronic bladder irritation (pain, tenesmus, blood, mucus)

26

What's the indication for arnica montana?

Topical for bruises, sprains, strains, myalgias
Rheumatism
Phelbitis
Skin ulcers, Small skin wounds

27

What are indications for Artemisia absinthium and vulgaris d/t their bitter qualities?

Poor digestion (hypochlorhydria, dyspepsia, biliary insufficiency, dyskinesia, anorexia, atonic constipation, gas)

28

What are indications for Artemisia absinthium outside of its bitter qualities?

Intestinal roundworms, pinworms, depression, colds, influenza

29

What are indications for Artemisia annua?

Malaria, parasites, cancer

30

What are indications for Artemisia vulgaris outside of its bitter qualities?

Depression, amenorrhea