A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W

(Referenced from texts in our Bibliography.)

CONSULT A HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL

A

ABDOMINAL BLOATING
Cloves, Fennel, Ginger, Milk Thistle, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood

ACNE
Andrographis, Chaste Berry (male and female), Cleavers, Dandelion Root

ADDISON’S DISEASE
See also Autoimmune disease
Green Tea, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Reishi, Tongkat Ali,

AIDS/HIV
Ashwagandha (adjunct therapy), Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Asian Ginseng (adjunct therapy), Licorice, Maitake, Reishi, Rhodiola (adjunct therapy), Spirulina, Turmeric

ALLERGIES
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Baical Skullcap, Boswellia, Cat’s Claw (immune support), Feverfew, Ginger, Licorice, Siberian Ginseng

ALTITUDE SICKNESS
Cloves, Ginger, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng,Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE
Brahmi, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Turmeric, Rosemary

AMENORRHOEA, PRIMARY (absence of a menstrual period)
Chaste Berry, Tribulus

AMENORRHOEA, SECONDARY
See also Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Chaste Berry, Dong Quai, Fennel

ANAEMIA, DEFICIENT BLOOD
Ashwagandha, Dong Quai, Jiaogulan,

ANAEMIA, DEFICIENT IRON
Ashwagandha, Chlorella, Spirulina, Yellow Dock

ANAESTHESIA, TO REDUCE TOXIC EFFECTS
Milk Thistle

ANAL FISSURE, TO SOFTEN STOOL
Psyllium, Senna Pods

ANDROGEN EXCESS
Black Cohosh, Chaste Berry (male, high doses), Licorice (female), Peony (female)

ANGINA PECTORIS
Arjuna, Dan Shen, Dong Quai, Hawthorn, Olive Leaf, Tienchi Ginseng, Turmeric

ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS
See also Autoimmune Disease and Bowel flora
Boswellia, Willow Bark

ANOREXIA
Cinnamon, Fennel, Juniper, Fenugreek

ANXIETY
Brahmi, California Poppy, Damiana, Passionflower, Skullcap, St John’s Wort, Valerian

APPETITE, POOR
See Anorexia

ARRHYTHMIAS. CARDIAC
Arjuna, Corydalis, Hawthorn, Tienchi Ginseng

ASTHMA
Baical Skullcap, Boswellia, Coleus, Feverfew, Ginger, Ginkgo (anti PAF), Horehound, Licorice, Marshmallow Root, Passionflower

ATHEROSCLEROSIS, TO TREAT AND PREVENT
Garlic, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Green Tea, Hawthorn, Turmeric

ATHLETE’S FOOT
See Tinea

AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE
Astragalus, Bupleurum, Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Hemidesmus, Reishi, Spirulina

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B

BACK PAIN, LOWER BACK
See also Osteoarthritis and Disc prolapse
Boswellia, Devil’s Claw, Willow Bark

BED WETTING
See Enuresis

BELL’S PALSY
Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, Grape seed, St John’s Wort

BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA
Corydalis, Crataeva, Nettle Root, Pygeum Saw Palmetto

BLADDER INFECTION
See Cystitis

BLADDER STONES
Crataeva, Golden Rod,

BLADDER. ATONIC
Crataeva

BLEEDING, INTERNAL
Horsetail, Bearberry (Uva ursi), Tienchi Ginseng,

BOILS
Andrographis, Burdock, Echinacea, Marshmallow Root (topically)

BOWEL FLORA, TO MODIFY
Barberry, Chlorella, Garlic, Marshmallow Root, Olive Leaf, Psyllium, Spirulina, Triphala, Maitake, Siberian Ginseng,

BREAST FEEDING
See Lactation

BREAST GROWTHS. BENIGN
Chaste Berry, Green Tea, Ginger, Peony, Red Clover, Wild Yam

BREAST TENDERNESS
See Mastalgia

BRONCHIAL ASTHMA
Echinacea, Fennel, Garlic, Ginger, Licorice,

BRONCHIECTASIS
Astragalus, Echinacea, Ginger

BRONCHITIS, ACUTE
Andrographis (acute doses), Echinacea (acute doses), Ginger, Horehound, Licorice, Marshmallow Root, Olive Leaf

BRONCHITIS, CHRONIC
Coleus, Fennel, Garlic, Ginger, Horehound, Licorice, Marshmallow Root, Olive Leaf

BRUISE EASILY
Bilberry, Horse Chestnut, Gotu Kola, Grape seed,

BUERGER ‘S DISEASE
Dan Shen, Dong Quai, Echinacea, Garlic, Ginger, Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, Hawthorn

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C

CACHEXIA
See also Anorexia
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng, Milk Thistle, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Triphala, Ashwagandha

CANCER, ADJUNCT THERAPY
Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Epilobium (prostate), Graviola, Green Tea (preventative also), Asian Ginseng (preventative also), Japanese Knotweed, Red Clover, Reishi, Spirulina, Tongkat Ali

CANCER, DURING CHEMOTHERAPY
Astragalus, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Rhodiola, Jiaogulan, Siberian Ginseng, Ashwagandha, Baical Skullcap, Dan Shen (for lymphoma), Echinacea, Milk Thistle, Reishi,

CANCER, DURING RADIOTHERAPY
Ashwagandha, Astragalus, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Chlorella, Grape seed, Reishi, Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng, Spirulina

CANCER, SLOW PROGRESSION
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Bladderwrack, Kelp, Cat’s Claw, Garlic, Grape seed, Green Tea, Red Clover, Reishi, Maitake, Turmeric

CANCER, BLADDER
Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Garlic, Green Tea, Maitake, Siberian Ginseng

CANCER, BONE
Astragalus, Baical Skullcap, Maitake

CANCER, BREAST
Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Chaste Berry, Garlic, Green Tea, Red Clover, Reishi, Maitake, Turmeric

CANCER, CERVICAL
Astragalus, Green Tea, Turmeric

CANCER, COLORECTAL
Astragalus, Barberry, Bladderwrack, Kelp, Cat’s Claw, Garlic, Green Tea, Red Clover, Reishi, Maitake, Turmeric

CANCER, ENDOMETRIAL
Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Garlic, Green Tea, Red Clover,

CANCER, KIDNEY
Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Licorice, Reishi, Siberian Ginseng

CANCER, LIVER
Astragalus, Barberry, Baical Skullcap, Cinnamon, Red Clover, Reishi

CANCER, LUNG
Astragalus, Baical Skullcap, Cat’s Claw, Red Clover, Turmeric

CANCER, OVARIAN
Astragalus, Green Tea, Red Clover, Turmeric

CANCER, PROSTATE
Damiana, Epilobium, Red Clover, Milk Thistle, Turmeric

CANCER, SKIN
Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Reishi, Siberian Ginseng

CANCER, STOMACH
Garlic, Maitake

CANDIDIASIS, GASTROINTESTINAL
4 Candi Blend, Andrographis, Barberry, Cinnamon, Echinacea Garlic, Grape seed, Green Tea, Graviola, Milk Thistle

CANDIDIASIS, VAGINAL
4 Candi Blend, Andrographis, Chaste Berry, Cinnamon, Echinacea, Grapefruit Seed,

CAPILLARY FRAGILITY
Bilberry, Ginkgo, Horse Chestnut, Gotu Kola, Grape seed,

CARDIAC FAILURE, MILD CONGESTIVE
Arjuna, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Astragalus, Coleus, Hawthorn, Shatavari

CARDIOMYOPATHY
Arjuna, Coleus, Dan Shen, Hawthorn,

CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE PREVENTION Of
Arjuna, Chlorella, Garlic, Grape seed, Japanese Knotweed, Green Tea, Rosemary, Spirulina,

CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
Ashwagandha, Boswellia, Horse Chestnut, Ginkgo, Grape seed, St John’s Wort, Turmeric

CATARACT, TO PREVENT DETERIORATION
Bilberry, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Turmeric

CATARRH, LOWER RESPIRATORY
Echinacea, Garlic,

CATARRH, SINUS OR NASOPHARYNGEAL
Echinacea, Fennel, Golden Rod, Horehound

CATARRHAL DEAFNESS
Golden Rod

CELIAC DISEASE
Licorice

CELLULITE
Bladderwrack, Gotu Kola (also topically),

CELLULITIS
Andrographis (acute doses), Echinacea (acute doses), Gotu Kola (also topically) Grape seed,

CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASE
Brahmi, Dan Shen, Dong Quai, Ginkgo, Rosemary

CHILBLAINS
Cayenne, Ginger, Ginkgo

CHLOASMA
Grape seed,

CHOLECYSTITIS
Andrographis (acute doses), Barberry, Dandelion Root, Echinacea (acute doses)

CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME
Ashwagandha, Astragalus, Chlorella, Dan Shen, Ginkgo, Hawthorn, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Licorice, Olive Leaf, Reishi, Rhodiola, St John’s Wort, Spirulina,

CHRONIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKAEMIA
Dong Quai, Garlic, Green Tea, Hawthorn, Kelp, Turmeric

CIRCULATION, PERIPHERAL IMPAIRED
Arjuna, Cayenne, Cinnamon, Dan Shen, Dong Quai, Garlic, Ginger, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Hawthorn, Epimedium, Rosemary

COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE, TO IMPROVE
Brahmi, Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Peony, Rhodiola, Rosemary, Sage, Schisandra, Siberian Ginseng, Velvet Bean

COLD SORES
See Herpes simplex

COLDS
See Common cold

COLIC, FLATULENT
See also Bowel flora and Flatulence
Fennel, Ginger, Milk Thistle, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood

COLIC, INFANTILE
Fennel

COLIC, INTESTINAL
Corydalis, Fennel, Ginger, Valerian, Wild Yam, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood,

COLIC, RENAL
See Kidney stones

COLITIS
See Ulcerative colitis

COMMON COLD
See also Infection , acute
Andrographis (acute doses), Cat’s Claw, Echinacea (acute doses), Garlic, Ginger

CONCENTRATION, TO ENHANCE
Brahmi, Ginkgo, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Rhodiola, Rosemary, Siberian Ginseng, Gotu Kola

CONJUNCTIVITIS
See also Infection or Hay Fever
Echinacea, Barberry, (also topically), Fennel (topically)

CONNECTIVE TISSUE REPAIR
See Healing

CONNECTIVE TISSUE, TO STRENGTHEN
Grape seed, Hawthorn, Fo-Ti

CONSTIPATION
Marshmallow Root, Milk Thistle, Psyllium, Senna Pods, Triphala, Yellow Dock, Bladderwrack, Kelp

CONVALESCENCE
Ashwagandha, Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Fenugreek, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Licorice, Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Triphala, Spirulina,

CORONARY
See Heart attack

COUGH
Bupleurum (chronic), Fennel, Horehound, Licorice, Marshmallow Root,

CRAMPS. LEG
Ginkgo, Horse Chestnut, Gotu Kola, Peony

CROHN’S DISEASE
See also Autoimmune disease and Bowel flora
Boswellia, Echinacea, Fennel, Licorice, Marshmallow Root, Milk Thistle, Psyllium, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood

CYSTIC FIBROSIS
Turmeric, Boswellia

CYSTIC HYPERPLASIA, OF THE ENDOMETRIUM
Chaste Berry,

CYSTITIS
Andrographis (acute doses), Coriander seed, Crataeva, Echinacea (acute doses), Golden Rod, Horsetail, Juniper, Bearberry (Uva ursi), Licorice (acute doses), Marshmallow Root, Saw Palmetto, (acute doses)

CYSTITIS. RECURRENT
Andrographis, Crataeva, Echinacea, Juniper, Licorice

CYTOMEGALOVIRUS
Cat’s Claw, Nettle, Olive Leaf, Spirulina

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D

DEAFNESS. ACUTE
See Hearing loss, idiopathic

DEBILITY
Ashwagandha, Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Dong Quai, Fenugreek, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Fo-Ti (in the elderly), Jiaogulan, Rhodiola, Rosemary, Sarsaparilla, Schisandra, Shatavari (sexual), Siberian Ginseng, Spirulina, Tongkat Ali, Triphala, Velvet Bean

DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS (DVT), TO REDUCE RISK
Horse Chestnut, Coleus, Dan Shen, Dong Quai, Garlic, Ginger, Gotu Kola, Turmeric

DEMENTlA
See Alzheimer’s disease

DEMENTlA, VASCULAR
See also Alzheimer’s disease
Brahmi, Ginkgo (prevention and treatment), Velvet Bean

DENTAL CARIES, TO PREVENT
Cloves (topical), Echinacea (also topically), Green Tea (topically)

DEPRESSION
Albizzia, Damiana, Ginkgo, Graviola, Jiaogulan, Muira Puama, Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng (mild), St John’s Wort, Skullcap, Valerian, Tranquili-Tea

DEPRESSION, POST NATAL
See also Depression
Chaste Berry, Rhodiola, Tranquili-Tea

DERMATITIS ECZEMA
Albizzia, Baical Skullcap, Burdock, Cleavers, Echinacea, Evening Primrose, Nettle, Red Clover, Sarsaparilla, Yellow Dock, Coleus

DIABETES, MELLlTUS
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Cinnamon , Fenugreek, Gymnema, Milk Thistle

DIABETES, GESTATIONAL
See also Diabetes mellitus
Chanca Piedra, Gymnema, Juniper, Milk Thistle

DIABETIC NEUROPATHY
See also Diabetes mellitus
Evening Primrose, Gotu Kola, Baical Skullcap (to prevent), Dan Shen

DIABETIC RETINOPATHY
See also Diabetes mellitus
Bilberry, Chanca Piedra, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Red Clover, Hawthorn, Wild Yam

DIARRHOEA
Bilberry, Cinnamon, Fennel, Fenugreek, Grape seed, Green Tea, Lady’s Mantle, Marshmallow Root, Psyllium

DIGESTIVE WEAKNESS
Cayenne, Cinnamon, Ginger, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood

DISC PROLAPSE LESIONS
Bilberry, California Poppy (acute doses for pain), Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, Grape seed

DIVERTICULITIS/ DIVERTICULOSIS
See also Bowel flora
Echinacea, Garlic, Marshmallow Root, Psyllium, Wild Yam

DIZZINESS
See also Hypotension, postural
Ginkgo, Fo-Ti

DRUG ABUSE ADDICTION
California Poppy, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Passionflower, Siberian Ginseng, Skullcap, St John’s Wort, Valerian, Ashwagandha

DUODENAL ULCER
See Ulcer, peptic

DYSBIOSIS
See Bowel flora

DYSENTERY
See also Infection, gastrointestinal
Andrographis (acute doses), Echinacea (acute doses), Juniper, Grapefruit Seed

DYSGLYCAEMIA
Ginkgo, Gymnema, Licorice, Schisandra, Siberian Ginseng, Ashwagandha

DYSMENORRHOEA. CONGESTIVE
Horse Chestnut, Chaste Berry, Corydalis, Dong Quai, Ginkgo, Grape seed,

DYSMENORRHOEA, SPASMODIC (pain during menstruation)
Black Cohosh, Corydalis (acute doses), Dong Quai, Fennel, Ginger, Peony, Wild Yam

DYSPEPSIA
See also Nervous dyspepsia
Barberry, Cinnamon, Cloves, Coriander seed, Dandelion Root, Fennel, Fenugreek, Ginger

DYSURIA
See also Cystitis
Coriander seed, Horsetail, Bearberry (Uva ursi), Marshmallow Root, Cleavers

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E

EARACHE
See also Catarrh, nasopharyngeal

ECZEMA
See Dermatitis

EDEMA
See Oedema

ELDERLY, TONIC FOR
Brahmi, Chlorella, Ginkgo, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Fo-Ti, Jiaogulan, Reishi, Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng, Spirulina, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Ashwagandha, Velvet Bean

EMACIATION
See also Cachexia
Chlorella, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Fo-Ti, Jiaogulan, Rhodiola, Rosemary (Ursolic Acid), Siberian Ginseng, Spirulina, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Triphala, Ashwagandha

EMPHYSEMA See also Bronchitis, chronic
Astragalus, Grape seed, Green Tea, Horsetail

ENDOMETRIOSIS
See also Dysmenorrhoea
Chaste Berry (higher doses), Green Tea, Lady’s Mantle, Wild Yam

ENURESIS NOCTURIA (nighttime bedwetting)
Crataeva, Horsetail, Bearberry (Uva ursi), Pygeum, Schisandra, St John’s Wort,

EPILEPSY
Brahmi, Black Cohosh, Peony, Passion flower, Skullcap, Valerian

EPISTAXIS (Nosebleeds)
Horsetail, Bearberry (Uva ursi), Grape seed, Nettle,

EPSTEIN-BARR VIRUS
Andrographis (acute doses), Licorice, Noni, Olive Leaf, Skullcap Baical

ESTROGEN, LOW
See Oestrogen, low

ESTROGEN, RELATIVE EXCESS
See Oestrogen, relative excess

EXCITABILITY
Passion flower, Skullcap, Valerian

EXERCISE, PERFORMANCE
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Chlorella, Guaraná, Jiaogulan, Rhodiola, Schisandra, Siberian Ginseng, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Velvet Bean

EXHAUSTION
See Fatigue

EYE STRAIN
Bilberry, Ginkgo, Siberian Ginseng

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F

FATIGUE.
Ashwagandha, Astragalus, Chlorella, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Guaraná, Jiaogulan, Licorice, Fo-Ti (with insomnia), Rhodiola, Sage, Sarsaparilla, Schisandra, Siberian Ginseng, Skullcap (nervous), Spirulina, St John’s Wort, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus

FERTILITY FEMALE, TO ENHANCE
See also Polycystic ovary syndrome
Black Cohosh, Chaste Berry, Licorice, Peony, Saw Palmetto, Shatavari, Siberian Ginseng, Wild Yam

FERTILITY MALE, TO ENHANCE
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Ashwagandha, Astragalus, Black Cohosh, Dong Quai, Epimedium

FEVER
Cayenne, Ginger, Willow Bark, (generally all acute doses), Sage

FIBROCYSTlC BREAST DISEASE
See Breast growths, benign

FIBROIDS, UTERINE
See also Menorrhagia
Black Cohosh, Chaste Berry, Dan Shen, Echinacea, Peony, Rosemary, Schisandra, Thuja

FIBROMYALGIA
Astragalus, Boswellia, Bupleurum, Cat’s Claw, Ginkgo, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Olive Leaf, Reishi, Rhodiola, St John’s Wort, Ashwagandha

FLATULENCE
See also Bowel flora
Coriander seed, Fennel, Juniper, Sage, Milk Thistle, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood

FOOD ALLERGIES SENSITIVITIES
See also Digestive Weakness and Liver insufficiency (both types)
Albizzia, Andrographis, Baical Skullcap, Echinacea, Ginger, Milk Thistle, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood

FRACTURES, TO PROMOTE HEALING
Dan Shen, Gotu Kola, Hawthorn

FUNGAL INFECTION
See Tinea or Candidiasis

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G

GALL BLADDER DYSFUNCTION
Barberry, Boldo, Dandelion Root,

GALL BLADDER INFECTION
See Cholecystitis

GALL STONES
Barberry, Boldo, Chanca Piedra, Corydalis, Milk Thistle, Stone Root, Turmeric

GANGRENE
Echinacea, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Gotu Kola

GASTRIC ACID, LOW
See Hypochlorhydria

GASTRIC ULCER
See Ulcer, peptic

GASTRITIS
Barberry (If involving Helicobacter), Fenugreek, Licorice, Marshmallow Root, Psyllium

GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT, INFLAMMATION
Fenugreek, Marshmallow Root, Psyllium

GASTRO, REFLUX
Licorice, Marshmallow Root, Psyllium,

GENITAL HERPES
See Herpes simplex

GLANDS, LYMPH ENLARGED
Cleavers, Echinacea,

GLANDULAR FEVER
See also Post-viral syndromes
Andrographis, Astragalus, Baical Skullcap, Echinacea, Olive Leaf, St John’s Wort, Milk Thistle

GLAUCOMA
Coleus, Ginkgo, Hawthorn

GOUT
Chanca Piedra, Juniper, Sarsaparilla

GRAVES’ DISEASE
See Hyperthyroidism

GUMS, BLEEDING
See also Gingivitis
Bilberry, Grape seed,

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H

HAEMATURIA (blood in urine)
See also Cystitis
Horsetail (acute doses) (acute doses), Tienchi Ginseng,

HAEMOCHROMATOSIS (iron overload disorder)
Green Tea, Gymnema, Milk Thistle

HAEMORRHOIDS
Bilberry, Horse Chestnut, Gotu Kola, Grape seed, Psyllium, Senna Pods (to soften stool)

HAIRLOSS
Bilberry, Fo-Ti, Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, Grape seed, Green Tea, Muira Puama, Saw Palmetto

HALITOSIS
Barberry (gargle also), Cloves (gargle also), Turmeric

HANGOVER, TO PREVENT
Asian Ginseng (treat hangover), Rosemary, Schisandra, Milk Thistle, Turmeric

HASHIMOTO’S DISEASE
See Hypothyroidism

HAY FEVER
Albizzia, Baical Skullcap, Garlic, Golden Rod, Nettle

HEADACHE, SINUS
See also Catarrh, sinus

HEADACHE, TENSION
California Poppy (acute doses), Cayenne, Corydalis (acute doses), Guaraná, Hawthorn, Passionflower, Rosemary, Valerian, Willow Bark

HEALING, TO PROMOTE
Bilberry, Dan Shen (fractures, especially), Echinacea, Ginkgo, Gotu Kola (also topically), Grape seed, Tienchi Ginseng (traumatic injuries)

HEARING LOSS. IDIOPATHIC
Coleus, Dan Shen, Ginger, Ginkgo

HEART ATTACK, TO PREVENT
See also Atherosclerosis and Angina
Arjuna, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Chlorella, Coleus (anti platelet action), Dan Shen, Garlic, Ginkgo, Hawthorn, Japanese Knotweed, Spirulina, Turmeric

HEART FAILURE
See Cardiac failure

HEARTBURN
See Gastro-oesophageal reflux

HEAVY METAL BURDEN, TO REDUCE
Chlorella, Coriander seed, Garlic, Milk Thistle, Spirulina

HELICOBACTER
See Ulcer, peptic

HEPATITIS A
See also Infection, acute
Andrographis (especially useful, acute doses), Boldo, Bupleurum, Chanca Piedra, Dan Shen, Milk Thistle, St John’s Wort (acute doses)

HEPATITIS B and C
See also Infection, chronic
Andrographis, Astragalus, Boldo, Bupleurum, Chanca Piedra, Dan Shen, Echinacea, Schisandra, Milk Thistle, St John’s Wort

HEPATlTlS, CHRONIC ACTIVE
See also Autoimmune disease
Boldo, Bupleurum, Dan Shen, Echinacea, Jiaogulan, Milk Thistle, Schisandra, St John’s Wort

HERPES
Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Echinacea (acute doses), Licorice, Olive Leaf, St John’s Wort (acute doses)

HERPES SIMPLEX
Echinacea (acute doses), Licorice (topically), St John’s Wort (acute doses)

HERPES ZOSTER
See Shingles

HOT FLUSHES
See Menopausal symptoms

HYPERCHOLESTEROlAEMIA (higher than normal levels of blood cholesterol)
Albizzia, Arjuna, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Boldo, Chanca Piedra, Chlorella, Coriander seed, Fo-Ti, Garlic, Gymnema, Pygeum, Spirulina

HYPERGLYCAEMIA
See Diabetes

HYPERHYDROSIS (Excessive sweating)
Sage

HYPERTENSION (High Blood pressure)
Arjuna, Astragalus, Baical Skullcap, Chanca Piedra, Chlorella, Coleus, Dan Shen, Garlic, Graviola, Hawthorn, Epimedium, Japanese Knotweed, Olive Leaf, Spirulina, Valerian, Tranquili-Tea

HYPERTHYROIDISM (overactive thyroid gland)
See also Autoimmune disease and Bowel flora
Bugleweed

HYPERTYRAMINAEMIA
Barberry

HYPOGLYCAEMIA
See Dysglycaemia

HYPOTENSION (Low Blood Pressure)
Ginkgo, Licorice, Velvet Bean

HYPOTENSION, POSTURAL
Astragalus, Ginkgo, Hawthorn, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Licorice

HYPOTHYROIDISM (underactive thyroid gland)
See also Autoimmune disease and Bowel flora
Ashwagandha, Black Cohosh, Brahmi, Bladderwrack, Coleus, Kelp

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I

IMMUNE DEFICIENCY, CHRONIC
Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Echinacea, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Reishi, Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng, Spirulina, Ashwagandha

IMMUNITY. POOR
Andrographis, Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Echinacea, Jiaogulan, Siberian Ginseng, Triphala,

IMPOTENCE
Ginkgo, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Guaraná, Epimedium, Muira Puama, Rhodiola, Saw Palmetto, Siberian Ginseng, Shatavari, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Velvet Bean

INCONTINENCE:. URINARY
Crataeva, Horsetail, Bearberry (Uva ursi), Pygeum

INDIGESTION
See Dyspepsia

INFANTlLE COLIC
See Colic, infantile

INFECTION, ACUTE
Andrographis (acute doses). Baical Skullcap (especially respiratory and gastrointestinal, acute doses), Cayenne, Echinacea (acute doses), Ginger, Graviola, Olive Leaf, Siberian Ginseng

INFECTION, CHRONIC
Andrographis, Astragalus, (especially respiratory), Cat’s Claw, Echinacea, Graviola, Olive Leaf, Reishi, Siberian Ginseng

INFECTION, GASTROI NTESTlNAL
See also Bowel flora and Dysentery
Barberry (acute non-viral), Echinacea, Fenugreek, Garlic, (acute non-viral with diarrhoea), Lady’s Mantle, Marshmallow Root, Psyllium

INFECTION, PREVENTION
Andrographis, Astragalus (especially in depleted patients), Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Echinacea, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Japanese Knotweed, Reishi, Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng, Spirulina, Ashwagandha

INFECTION, VIRAL
Andrographis (acute doses), Echinacea (acute doses), Olive Leaf, St John’s Wort (enveloped viruses), Thuja (all viruses)

INFERTILITY
See Fertility, to enhance

INFLUENZA
See also Infection, acute
Andrographis, Echinacea, Garlic, Golden Rod, Olive Leaf, Japanese Knotweed

INJURIES, INTERNAL TREATMENT
See Healing

INSOMNIA. NON-RESTORATIVE SLEEP
Brahmi, Licorice, Siberian Ginseng, Ashwagandha, Tranquili-Tea

INSOMNIA, SLEEP MAINTENANCE
Brahmi, California Poppy, Chaste Berry, Passion flower, Skullcap, St John’s Wort, Valerian, Ashwagandha, Tranquili-Tea

INSOMNIA, SLEEP ONSET
California Poppy, Corydalis, Passionflower, Valerian, Tranquili-Tea

INSULIN RESISTANCE
See also Metabolic Syndrome X
Cinnamon, Gymnema, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Milk Thistle

INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION
See Circulation, peripheral impaired

IRRITABILITY
Passion flower, Skullcap, St John’s Wort, Valerian

IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
Marshmallow Root, Psyllium, Skullcap, St John’s Wort, Valerian

ITCHING
See SKIN DISORDERS, CHRONIC

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J

JET LAG
Ginkgo, Jiaogulan, Rhodiola, Siberian Ginseng

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KIDNEY STONES
Chanca Piedra, Juniper, Marshmallow Root, Stone Root

KIDNEY DISEASE
Bupleurum, Dandelion Root, Marshmallow Root, Milk Thistle

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LACTATION, DIFFICULT
Fennel, Fenugreek, Shatavari

LACTATION, TO INHIBIT
Sage

LARYNGITIS
Cayenne (topical), Cloves (topical), Echinacea, Horehound, Marshmallow Root (topically), Sage (topically),

LEUCORRHOEA (whitish or yellowish vaginal discharge)
Lady’s Mantle, Peony

LEUKAEMIA
See Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

LEUKOPAENIA (low white blood cell count)
Astragalus, Ashwagandha

LIBIDO, EXCESSIVE IN MEN
Chaste Berry (higher doses)

LIBIDO, TO ENHANCE
Damiana, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Guaraná, Epimedium, Muira Puama, Siberian Ginseng, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Velvet Bean

LIVER CIRRHOSIS
Boldo, Dan Shen, Gotu Kola, Grape seed, Milk Thistle, Reishi, Schisandra

LIVER DAMAGE
Andrographis, Boldo, Bupleurum, Dong Quai, Schisandra, Milk Thistle

LIVER INSUFFICIENCY, DIGESTIVE
Andrographis, Barberry, Boldo, Bupleurum, Chanca Piedra, Dandelion Root, Milk Thistle

LIVER INSUFFICIENCY, PHASE I/II DETOXIFICATION
Garlic, Green Tea, Rosemary, Schisandra, Turmeric

LOW GASTRlC ACID
Cayenne, Coleus, Ginger, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood

LUPUS
See also Autoimmune disease
Astragalus, Boswellia, Bupleurum,Echinacea. Grape seed, Hemidesmus, Licorice, Siberian Ginseng

LYME DISEASE
See also Autoimmune disease and Infection, chronic
Andrographis, Astragalus, Baical Skullcap, Cat’s Claw, Echinacea, Licorice, Maitake, Red Clover, Reishi, Siberian Ginseng

LYMPHOEDEMA (localized fluid retention and tissue swelling)
Horse Chestnut, Ginger, Grape seed

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M

MACULAR DEGENERATlON
Bilberry, Grape seed, Ginkgo

MASTALGIA (Breast pain)
Horse Chestnut, Chaste Berry, Evening Primrose, Ginkgo

MEASLES
See also Infection, acute
Andrographis, Echinacea, St John’s Wort (all acute doses)

MEMORY, TO IMPROVE
Brahmi (especially medium and long-term), Ginkgo (short-term), American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Red Clover, Rhodiola, Rosemary, Sage, Schisandra, Siberian Ginseng

MENIERE’S DISEASE
Barberry, Horse Chestnut, Ginkgo, Siberian Ginseng

MENOPAUSAL SYMPTOMS
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Black Cohosh, Chaste Berry, Damiana, Lady’s Mantle, Red Clover, Sage, Sarsaparilla, Saw Palmetto, Shatavari, Wild Yam (oral use only)

MENORRHAGIA (excessive menstrual bleeding, or bleeding between periods)
See also Fibroids
Chaste Berry, Lady’s Mantle, Peony, Tienchi Ginseng

MENSTRUAL IRREGULARITY
Chaste Berry, Dong Quai, Peony

MENSTRUAL PAIN
See Dysmenorrhoea

MENTAL PERFORMANCE
See Cognitive performance

METABOLIC SYNDROME X
Cinnamon (higher doses), Coleus, Gymnema, Milk Thistle, Licorice (for fat loss)

METRORRHAGIA (Bleeding from the uterus that is not associated with menstruation)
Chaste Berry, Lady’s Mantle, Tienchi Ginseng

MIGRAINE HEADACHE
Dong Quai, Feverfew, Guaraná, Willow Bark, Peony, Valerian

MISCARRlAGE, REPEATED
Chaste Berry

MISCARRIAGE, THREATENED
Chaste Berry, Wild Yam

MONONUCLEOSIS
See Glandular fever

MORNING SICKNESS
Ginger

MOTION SICKNESS
See Travel sickness

MOUTH ULCERS
See Ulcer, mouth

MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS
See also Autoimmune disease and Bowel flora
Astragalus, Boswellia, Bupleurum, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Hemidesmus, Olive Leaf, Red Clover, St. John’s Wort, Wild Yam

MUMPS
Andrographis, Echinacea, Siberian Ginseng

MYALGIA (Muscle Pain)
Black Cohosh, Devil’s Claw, Tribulus

MYASTHENIA GRAVIS
Astragalus, Red Clover, Wild Yam

MYCOPLASMA INFECTION
Olive Leaf

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N

NAILS, BRITTLE
Gotu Kola, Horsetail, Nettle

NAUSEA
Barberry, Bupleurum, Cinnamon, Cloves, Fennel, Ginger

NEPHRITIS (Kidney Inflammation)
Astragalus, Bilberry, Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, Golden Rod, Grape seed, Sarsaparilla

NERVE DAMAGE
Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, Grape seed, St John’s Wort

NERVOUS DYSPEPSIA
Damiana, Valerian

NERVOUS EXHAUSTION
See Fatigue

NEURALGIA (Nerve pain)
See also Trigeminal neuralgia
California Poppy (acute doses), St John’s Wort (acute doses), Skullcap, Velvet Bean

NIGHT BLINDNESS
Bilberry

NiGHT CRAMPS
Horse Chestnut, Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, Valerian

NIGHT SWEATS
Astragalus, Cat’s Claw, Schisandra

NUTRITION
See also Cachexia
Chlorella, Maca, Noni, Spirulina, Triphala

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OBESITY
See Weight loss, to assist

OEDEMA
Boswellia (due to malignant brain tumours), Horse Chestnut,

OEDEMA, PREMENSTRUAL
See Mastalgia

OESTROGEN, LOW
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Shatavari, Tribulus, Wild Yam

OESTROGEN, RELATIVE EXCESS
Chaste Berry, Peony

OLIGOMENORRHOEA (infrequent or very light menstruation)
Chaste Berry

ORCHITIS (swelling (inflammation) of one or both of the testicles)
Saw Palmetto

OSTEOARTHRITIS
Ashwagandha, Black Cohosh (especially small joint), Boswellia, Cat’s Claw, Devil’s Claw, Feverfew, Fo-Ti, Ginger, Hawthorn, Nettle, Turmeric, Willow Bark, Yucca

OSTEOPENIA
Coleus, Evening Primrose, Gotu Kola

OSTEOPOROSIS
Feverfew, Ginger, Gotu Kola, Hawthorn, Red Clover, Wild Yam

OTITIS MEDIA, SEROUS (middle ear infection)
Golden Rod

OVARIAN PAIN
Wild Yam, Dong Quai

OVARIAN CYST
Chaste Berry (follicular)

OVULATION, ERRATIC
Chaste Berry, Dong Quai, Peony, Wild Yam

OVULATION. PAINFUL
See also Ovarian pain
Chaste Berry

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P

PAIN MANAGEMENT
See also Osteoarthritis, Neuralgia and Headache
Boswellia, California Poppy (nerve generated pain/acute doses), Corydalis (visceral pain), Ginger, Turmeric, Willow Bark (back pain)

PALPITATIONS
Arjuna, Corydalis, Dan Shen, Dong Quai, Hawthorn, Passionflower

PANCREATITIS
Dan Shen, Grape seed,

PANIC ATTACKS
See also Anxiety
California Poppy, Valerian (all acute doses), Tranquili-Tea

PARASITES, INTESTINAL
Barberry, Black Walnut, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood

PARKINSON’S DISEASE
Ginkgo, Grape seed, Milk Thistle, Rosemary, Turmeric, Velvet Bean, Sarsaparilla, Yellow Dock

PCOS
See Polycystic ovary syndrome

PELVIC INFLAMMATION, CHRONIC
Astragalus, Baical Skullcap, Barberry, Echinacea, Saw Palmetto

PEPTIC ULCER
See Ulcer, peptic

PERTUSSIS (whooping cough)
Echinacea, (all acute doses)

PHARYNGITIS
Echinacea, Fennel (topically), Marshmallow Root (topically), Sage

PHLEBITIS
See Thrombophlebitis

PHYSICAL PERFORMANCE
See Exercise

PILES
See Haemorrhoids

PLEURISY
See also Bronchitis, acute
Andrographis, Echinacea, (all acute doses)

PNEUMONIA
See also Bronchitis, acute
Andrographis, Echinacea, Olive Leaf

POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME (PCOS)
See also Insulin resistance
Black Cohosh, Chaste Berry, Gymnema, Licorice, Peony, Thuja, Tribulus

POLYMENORRHOEA (periods at intervals of 2 to 3 weeks)
Chaste Berry

POST-PARTUM HAEMORRHAGE
Shepherd’s Purse, Tienchi Ginseng (all acute doses)

POST-VIRAL SYNDROMES
See also Chronic fatigue syndrome
Astragalus, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Japanese Knotweed, Reishi, Rhodiola, St John’s Wort, Ashwagandha

PREGNANCY, FALSE LABOUR PAINS
Black Haw

PREGNANCY, NAUSEA
See Morning sickness

PREGNANCY, RESTLESS FOETUS
Baical Skullcap

PREGNANCY, TO PREPARE FOR LABOUR
Black Cohosh (in late pregnancy)

PREMENSTRUAL SYNDROME
4 Menopause Blend, 4 PMS BLEND, Black Cohosh, Horse Chestnut, Chaste Berry, Evening Primrose, Skullcap, St John’s Wort, Yucca

PROGESTERONE DEFICIENCY
See Oestrogen, relative excess

PROSTATISM
Corydalis, Valerian

PROSTATITIS. ACUTE
See also Infection, acute
Andrographis (acute doses) Baical Skullcap, Echinacea (acute doses), Horsetail,

PROSTATITIS, CHRONIC
Baical Skullcap, Echinacea, Horsetail, Bearberry (Uva ursi), Pygeum, Nettle Root, Pygeum, Saw Palmetto

PSORIASIS
See also Skin disorders, chronic
Barberry, Burdock, Cleavers, Sarsaparilla, Yellow Dock

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RAYNAUD’S SYNDROME
Cayenne, Evening Primrose, Ginger, Ginkgo, Hawthorn

RECOVERY FROM DISEASE
See Convalescence

REPETITIVE STRAIN INJURY RSI
Boswellia, Horse Chestnut, Ginger, Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, St John’s Wort, Turmeric, Willow Bark

RESTLESS LEGS SYNDROME
4 RELAXING BLEND, Horse Chestnut, Ginkgo, Gotu Kola, Passionflower, Valerian

RESTLESSNESS
See Anxiety

RETINAL DAMAGE
Bilberry, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Gotu Kola

RHEUMATISM
Chlorella, Ginger, Nettle, Sarsaparilla, Spirulina,

RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
See also Autoimmune disease and Bowel flora
Black Cohosh, Boswellia, Cat’s Claw, Chlorella, Devil’s Claw, Evening Primrose, Feverfew, Ginger, Hemidesmus, Nettle, Sarsaparilla, Spirulina, Turmeric, Willow Bark

RHINITIS, ALLERGIC
See Hay fever

ROSACEA
Andrographis, Burdock, Cleavers, Echinacea, Sarsaparilla

ROSS RIVER VIRUS
Andrographis, Astragalus (for chronic). Cat’s Claw (for chronic), Echinacea, Olive Leaf

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S

SCIATICA
See Disc prolapse

SCLERODERMA
See also Autoimmune disease
Dan Shen, Gotu Kola

SEBACEOUS CYSTS
Calendula (internal)

SEIZURES
See Epilepsy

SHINGLES
Andrographis, Cayenne (topically for post herpetic neuralgia), Echinacea, Olive Leaf, St John’s Wort

SINUSITIS, ACUTE
See also Common cold
Andrographis, Echinacea, (acute doses), Garlic, Thuja

SINUSITIS, CHRONIC
Andrographis, Echinacea, Garlic, Golden Rod

SKIN DISORDERS, CHRONIC
Black Walnut, Burdock, Cleavers, Hemidesmus, Red Clover, Sarsaparilla, Yellow Dock, Dandelion Root

SMOKING, TO SUPPORT HEALTH
See also Bronchitis, chronic
Andrographis, Chlorella, Grape seed, Green Tea, Japanese Knotweed, Rosemary, Schisandra, Spirulina, Turmeric

SORE THROAT
See Pharyngitis

SPERM COUNT, LOW
See Fertility, male, to enhance

SPIDER VEINS
Bilberry, Horse Chestnut, Grape seed,

SPLENIC ENLARGEMENT
Echinacea

SPORTS PERFORMANCE
See Exercise

SPRAINS
Boswellia (acute doses)

STEROIDS, TO SUPPORT WITHDRAWAL FROM
Licorice

STOMATITIS (Inflammation of the mucous lining of any of the structures in the mouth)
Sage (gargle)

STRESS, EMOTIONAL
Ashwagandha, California Poppy, Corydalis, Schisandra, Siberian Ginseng, Skullcap, St John’s Wort, Valerian, Tranquili-Tea

STRESS, PHYSICAL
Ashwagandha, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Licorice, Rhodiola, Sarsaparilla, Schisandra, Siberian Ginseng, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus

STROKE, RECOVERY AFTER
See also Dementia, vascular
Arjuna, Brahmi, Dan Shen, Grape seed, Ginkgo (recent onset), Hawthorn, Velvet Bean

SURGERY, PRE AND POST OPERATIVE
See also Healing
Echinacea (post), Gotu Kola (post), Milk Thistle (pre and post)

SWEATING, EXCESSIVE
Rehmannia, Sage, Schisandra

SWEET CRAVING
Gymnema, Licorice

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TACHYCARDIA
Arjuna, Corydalis, Hawthorn, Passionflower (nervous), Valerian, Tranquili-Tea

TEETHING
Chamomile

TENNIS ELBOW
See herbs for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

TESTICULAR ATROPHY
Saw Palmetto, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Velvet Bean

TESTOSTERONE, TO ENHANCE
American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Nettle Root, Pygeum, Rhodiola, Saw Palmetto, Schisandra, Siberian Ginseng, Tienchi Ginseng, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Velvet Bean

THROMBOCYTOPAENIA (abnormally low amount of platelets)
See also Autoimmune disease
Barberry

THROMBOPHLEBITIS (swelling (inflammation) of a vein caused by a blood clot)
Horse Chestnut, Gotu Kola,

THROMBOSIS
See Deep vein thrombosis

THRUSH
See Candidiasis, vaginal

THYROTOXICOSIS
See Hyperthyroidism

TINEA
Andrographis, Echinacea

TINNITUS
See also Anxiety
Black Cohosh, Fo-Ti, Ginkgo

TONSILLITIS
Andrographis, Echinacea, Sage

TOOTH DECAY
See Dental caries

TOOTHACHE
California Poppy (acute doses), Cloves (topical)

TRAVEL SICKNESS
Ginger, Fennel

TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA
California Poppy (acute doses), Grape seed, Passion flower, St John’s Wort

TRIGLYCERIDES. ELEVATED
Fenugreek, Garlic, Gymnema

TUBERCULOSIS
See also Infection, acute

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ULCER, PEPTIC
Cloves, Licorice, Marshmallow Root, Psyllium

ULCER, PEPTlC FOR HELICOBACTER
Andrographis, Barberry, Echinacea, Garlic, Turmeric

ULCERATIVE COLITIS
See also Autoimmune disease and Bowel flora
Boswellia, Echinacea, Evening Primrose, Marshmallow Root, Psyllium, St John’s Wort

URETHRITIS
Andrographis (acute doses),Crataeva (acute doses), Echinacea (acute doses), Golden Rod, Horsetail, Bearberry (Uva ursi), Marshmallow Root

URINARY TRACT INFECTION
See Cystitis

URTICARIA (hives)
Baical Skullcap, Licorice, Nettle

UTERINE BLEEDING, DYSFUNCTIONAL
Chaste Berry, Nettle, Tienchi Ginseng

UTERINE PROLAPSE
Astragalus, Bupleurum (combined with Astragalus)

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VARICOSE ULCER
Andrographis, Horse Chestnut, Echinacea (also topically), Ginkgo, Grape seed, Gotu Kola

VARICOSE VEINS
Bilberry (especially during pregnancy), Horse Chestnut, Grape seed, Gotu Kola

VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY
Bilberry (especially during pregnancy), Horse Chestnut, Grape seed, Gotu Kola

VERTIGO
See Dizziness

VISCERAL PAIN
California Poppy, Corydalis, Wild Yam

VISION, TO IMPROVE
Bilberry, Ginkgo, Grape seed, Schisandra

VISUAL FATIGUE
See Eye strain

VOMITING
See Nausea

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WARTS
Andrographis, Echinacea, Thuja (also topically)

WEIGHT GAIN, TO ASSIST
Ashwagandha, Chlorella, American Ginseng, Asian Ginseng, Jiaogulan, Rhodiola, Rosemary (Ursolic Acid), Siberian Ginseng, Spirulina, Tongkat Ali, Tribulus, Velvet Bean

WEIGHT LOSS, TO ASSIST
See also Metabolic syndrome X
Bladderwrack (for poor thyroid activity), Cayenne, Chlorella, Green Tea, Guaraná, Gymnema, Kelp, Psyllium, Spirulina, Triphala, Velvet Bean

WHOOPING COUGH
See Pertussis

WORMS, INTESTINAL
Andrographis (acute doses), Barberry, Black Walnut, Boldo, Cloves, Garlic, Graviola, Juniper, Sweet Wormwood, Wormwood (acute doses)