|Definition:||Traditionally used to treat any respiratory disorder, pleurisy
root has the ability to expedite the removal of lung mucus. It is one of
nature's best expectorants.|
|Applications:||Allergies, asthma, bronchitis, emphysema, pneumonia,
tuberculosis, cough, sore throat, colds and tuberculosis.
|Scientific Updates:||Pleurisy root specifically targets the lungs and
stimulates the removal of thick mucus. It helps to mitigate pain and
inflammation typical of lung infections. The reputation of pleurisy root
as an excellent therapeutic for lung ailments extends back for several
centuries. Earlier in the century, it was considered the primary
expectorant, acting on organs of respiration, powerfully promoting . . .
expectoration.165 Pleurisy root opens up the lung capillaries, which
action helps release any thick mucus . . . thinning it for easier