Althaea officinalis

origin : Croatia


Commonly known as; Althaea root, sweet weed, mallards, guimauve, mortification plant, schloss tea and wymote.



  • Cough and cold relief
  • Soothes Irritation
  • Wound healing
  • Beneficial for Skin
  • Pain relief
  • Diuretic
  • Digestion
  • Digestive tract



  • moist + cool


Warning : Taking may increase risk of bleeding if on medications or before & after surgery - stop taking 2 weeks prior to surgery, natural mucilage in herb may decrease chances of absorbing prescribed medicine (chemically compounded pills)  


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