Artemisia Herba-Alba

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What other names is Artemisia Herba-alba known by?

Absinthe du Désert, AHAE, AHE, Armoise Herbe Blanche, Artemisia, Common Wormwood, Common Wood Worm, Desert Wormwood, Herba Alba, Shih, Thym des Steppes.

What is Artemisia Herba-alba?

Artemisia herba-alba is a shrub usually found in Northern Africa and the Middle East. The above ground parts of the plant are usually used as medicine.

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  • Cough; stomach upset; common cold; measles; diabetes; jaundice; anxiety; irregular heart beat; muscle weakness; and parasitic infections such as roundworms, pinworms, tapeworms, hookworms, and flukes.

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