Pineapple Weed Tincture
Pineapple Weed is also known as wild chamomile. It is a native to North America and grows wild and abundant here in Maine.
Being related to chamomile, it possesses many of the same benefits, although Pineapple Weed is often thought to be somewhat milder.
Pineapple Weed has a mild sedative effect and may be helpful for sleep disorders and insomnia when used before bed. It is also known to be helpful for stress and anxiety.
It is pain relieving.
Pineapple Weed is both antimicrobial and antibacterial and is also rich in antioxidants.
Pineapple Weed is a galactagogue, which means it helps promote breast milk production in nursing mothers.It should NOT be used by pregnant women, but is safe for nursing mothers.
Pineapple Weed helps to balance the digestive flora and may also help relieve digestive upset.
It also has anti parasitic properties and may be useful for eliminating parasitic infections.
PINEAPPLE WEED SHOULD NOT BE USED DURING PREGNANCY. IT SHOULD NOT BE USED BY INDIVIDUALS WITH ALLERGIES TO ANY PLANTS IN THE ASTERACEAE FAMILY, SUCH AS CHAMOMILE.
In higher doses, internal use of Pineapple Weed may cause nausea and digestive upset.
Ingredients: Wild Maine Pineapple Weed (Matricaria discoidea), 80 proof alcohol (Vodka), vegetable glycerin.