Wormwood's above ground parts are used for loss of appetite, indigestion, and gastrointestinal complaints such as gastritis due to low acidity. This herb is also antiseptic and is used in herbal medicine as a vermifuge for children with pinworms (threadworms) or roundworms.
Medicinal Ingredients: per 1 ml:
Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium, tops)*
*Certified Organically grown
Non-medicinal ingredients: Alcohol, Distilled water.
All doses should be taken 3-4 times daily in a little water on an empty stomach. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 2 weeks.
Children (2-4 years): 0.1-0.2 ml (2-6 drops);
Children (5-9 years): 0.1-0.3 ml (3-10 drops);
Adolescents (10-14 years): 0.3-0.6 ml (10-20 drops);
Adults & Adolescents (15 & over): 0.5-1.3 ml (15-40 drops).
Caution: Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding; if you have a seizure disorder (e.g. epilepsy); if you have gastric or duodenal ulcer; if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family. Consult a health care practitioner before use if you have stomach hyperacidity, obstruction of bile duct, cholangitis. Consult a health care practitioner before use with other medications, as there may be an adverse interaction. Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) is known to occur, in which case, discontinue use.