Commiphora molmol


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myrrh

Herbal medicine
A flowering plant that contains volatile oils (cinamaldehyde, cuminaldehyde, eugenol, heerabolene, limonene, pinene and others), resin and gum; it is antifungal, antiseptic, astringent, cardiotonic and expectorant. Myrrh has been used as a mouthwash for sore throats and laryngitis; topically for athlete’s foot, wounds and as a mosquito repellent; and internally for asthma, colds, coughs, chest congestion and sinusitis. Some data suggest that myrrh may lower cholesterol and reduce blood clot formation.
 
Toxicity
Myrrh should not be used in pregnancy or in those with renal failure.
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Herbal medicine [23] (25.8%): ginger (Zingiber officinale) (11.6%), black seeds {Nigella sativa) (10%), cinnamon (Cinnamomum verum) (5.5%), fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) (2.9%), and garlic (Allium sativum) (2.9%), Food supplement (30.6%): B complex (15.2%), vitamin D (14.5%), and calcium (0.6%) Al-Rowais [21] Herbal medicine (17.4%): myrrh (Commiphora molmol) (45%), black seeds (Nigella sativa) (19.6%), helteet (Ferula assa- foetida) (13.7%), fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) (13.7%), and aloes (Aloe vera) (11.8%) Al Saeedi et al.
"Their dentists don't believe their eyes." Its first ingredient, myrrh (Commiphora molmol) is both antibacterial and an astringent.
The latest that might be worth a try is based on Myrrh (Commiphora molmol).
Commiphora molmol (family Burseraceae) is a shrub resembling tropical tree grows in dry forest and produces a resinous exudate called myrrh or oleo-gum resin [28].
Oxidative stress and immunotoxic effects of and their amelioration with myrrh (Commiphora molmol) emulsion Food Chem Toxicol., 48: 236-41.
In my experience, combining the berries with the flowers enhances the action of them both; Myrrh - commiphora molmol This resin is thought to stimulate the production of white blood cells, which makes it a very good choice when an antimicrobial is required.