Sage, leaves (Salvia officinalis L.)


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    PROPERTIES: the leaves of sage are aromatic, tonic, stimulant, stomachic, digestive, carminative, emmenagogue, astringent, expectorant, decongestant of swollen gums, combat bad breath, nervous exhaustion, depression and exhaustion. Contrast sweating.
    Sage is also used for the antibacterial and antimicrobial properties, especially to Staphylococcus aureus and fungistatic.
    It reduces sweating for the sedative effect on the center of thermoregulation and also reduces the secretion of saliva and milk;It is used in hyperhidrosis during fevers, in menopause, in nervous sweats.
    It uterine tonic and is useful especially in the last months of pregnancy because it facilitates childbirth reducing pain.

    PREPARATION: one teaspoon of leaves to steep for 10 minutes in a cup of boiling water and drink more cups a day.
    Nell’iperidrosi and night sweats, it does a cold brew.

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