Mugwort Uses: IBS, Fibromyalgia, Amenorrhea, Sleep/Insomnia, Menopause, Sleep Walking, Menstrual Obstruction, Pain or Delay. Stimulate the appetite in anorexia nervosa, Abdominal Cramps, Temporarily allay the tremor of Parkinsons
Properties: Abortifacient, Diuretic, Emmenagogue, Aromatic, Re-Mineraliser, Stomachic, Bitter
Parts Used: Leaves, Roots
Preparations: Tea-Half an ounce to 1 pint boiling water, infuse for 15 minutes. Dose- Half 1 cup x3 daily. Capsules- 250mg, 3 capsules at meals , AM and PM.
Side Effects: Non toxic, However avoid in early pregnancy as Mugwort has emmenagogic properties. Avoid large doses. Not for long term use.