Description. Black Walnut is an antiseptic with antibacterial agents in the essential oil that combats infectious micro-organisms and bacterial infection. The large vitamin C content in Black Walnut is also thought to be responsible for fighting infection. As a vermifuge, Black Walnut is believed to cleanse the body of many types of parasites. Black Walnut Shell is considered a tonic that aids digestion and the intestinal system. It helps promote the appetite, relieve colic, heartburn and catarrhal enteritis. As a cholagogue, Black Walnut stimulates the flow of bile into the intestines and is thought to ease bilious colic and pain in the spleen. Rich in vitamin C and other important nutrients. Uses. Black Walnut is highly astringent, and this quality is said to shrink the sweat glands and reduce excessive sweating. For the relief of runny nose and head colds, nervous disorders; Black Walnut has been used for decades as a popular remedy to help dry up continual sinus discharges. Black Walnut is thought to possess detergent properties, and as such, it is used to cleanse the blood and alleviate scrofulous conditions, as well as acne, eczema and psoriasis, particularly in older people. It is said to relieve itching and promote the healing of the skin. Moreover, it is an antiseptic and antibacterial that combats infection and has been used in Germany for decades to clear sinus infection and runny nose. Black Walnut is thought to be an excellent treatment for fungal infection, relieving herpes, leprosy-type skin diseases, athlete's foot, cold sores and Candida albicans.
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