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BOTANICAL MEDICINE DATABASE
Lobelia is used primarily for its relaxant effects in the bronchioles. Its ability to relax the smooth muscle of the bronchioles make it an invaluable part of an acute or chronic asthma formula. Lobelia reduces smooth muscle spasm and thus lowers arteria
Antihistamine, Antispasmodic, Antitussive, Bronchial Relaxant, Decongestant, Diaphoretic, Diuretic, Expectorant, Nervine
Cayenne, Pleurisy Root
Infusion: 1/4-1/2 tsp dried leaves/ cup water; 1 cup TID. Tincture (1:5, 60%) fresh or (1:8, 60%) dried, 0.5 ml TID.