Cretan Marjoram (Origanum Majorana)
The ancient Greeks valued it a lot and knew its medicinal properties. Hippocrates used as an antiseptic. Marjoram is used in perfumery, cooking, baking and therapeutic purposes.
Product code: 175-1797
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Tea made from the leaves or flowers is used for runny nose and colds in infants and toddlers, dry and irritating coughs, swollen nose and throat, and ear pain.
Marjoram tea is also used for various digestion problems including poor appetite, liver disease, gallstones, intestinal gas, and stomach cramps.
Some women use marjoram tea for relieving symptoms of menopause, treating mood swings related to menstrual periods, starting menstruation, and promoting the flow of breast milk.
Other uses include treating diabetes, sleep problems, muscle spasms, headaches, sprains, bruises and back pain. It is also used as a “nerve tonic” and a “heart tonic,” and to promote better blood circulation.
Marjoram oil is used for coughs, gall bladder complaints, stomach cramps and digestive disorders, depression, dizziness, migraines, nervous headaches, nerve pain, paralysis, coughs, runny nose; and as a “water pill.”
Use: Pour 1-2 teaspoons in a cup of hot water simmer for 7-10 minutes, strain and drink.
You can drink up to 2-3 times a day.