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Willow tree (salix alba et al.)

Willow tree (salix alba et al.) Willow tree (salix alba et al.) dried

boiling point:

235 °C / 452 °F

effects / symptoms:

  • pain-relieving, anti-inflammatory and suppressing fevers against coughs, cold, and pharyngeal inflammations
  • pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory against gastro-intestinal and menstrual complaints

description / general remarks:

The bark of the willow tree is an old household remedy against all kinds of infections and fevers. It contains salicine, the natural compound of salicylic acid (aspirin™).