Chamomile

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There are two main types of Chamomile that are used medicinally, Matricaria recutita and Chamaemelum nobile.
The studies aren’t always clear on which one they are looking at and there are many other varieties as well. Even the scientific names often seem to get confused and/or mixed.

 

Antidepressant

Anti-genotoxic

Anti-oxidant

  • “Chamomile induces both the nuclear accumulation of Nrf2 protein and the induction of phase II enzymes, including HO-1, Trx-1 and Prx-1 in RAW 264.7 macrophages.” Life Sci. 2012 Jun 27;90(25-26):1027-33.

Anxiolytic

Drug Dependence

Inflammation

Insomnia

Kidney Protection

PCOS – Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Ticks

Wound healing