Disclaimer... All information provided is for educational purposes only. No information should be mistaken as a diagnosis, prescription, or treatments for specific health disorders or diseases. Potential Actions are considering the complex possibilities of a plant and do not always develop into predictable results. Persons with any kind of health condition, including pregnancy should consult with a qualified health care provider before trying any herbal or botanical therapy.

Common Uses

Infusion

Tincture

Compresses

Mouthwash

Gargles

Sitzbath

Creams

Ointments

Calendula, or Pot Marigold

Calendula officinalis

Potential Actions

Anti-Inflammatory

Anti-Infective

Detoxifying & Decongesting

Vitalizes the Blood

Reduces Lymph Congestion

Stimulates Immunity

Promotes & Regulates Menstruation

Balances Hormones

Promotes Dental Health

Usually Contains

Flavanoids

Carotenoids

Bitters

Phytosterols

Mucilage

Polysaccharides

Trace Minerals

None Known, except for those allergic to the asteracea plant family

Cautions