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Myrrh has been used for centuries as an herbal remedy. Myrrh is an astringent and stimulant. It is an antiseptic which makes it good for sores and wounds and all inflammations of the throat, gums and mouth. It is used as a mouthwash and gargle.

This herb also stimulates the mucous tissues and helps appetite and the flow of gastric juices.

As an expectorant Myrrh is useful for treating all lung related problems.  It is used to relieve spasms, assist healing and fight inflammation. It has been used for bronchitis and sinusitis.  Myrrh is also esteemed for its rejuvenating properties.

The oil is also used externally for aromatherapy.



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