German chamomile

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Noun1.German chamomile - annual Eurasian herb similar in fragrance and medicinal uses to chamomile though taste is more bitter and effect is considered inferiorGerman chamomile - annual Eurasian herb similar in fragrance and medicinal uses to chamomile though taste is more bitter and effect is considered inferior
genus Matricaria, Matricaria - chiefly Old World strong-smelling weedy herbs; comprises plants sometimes included in other genera: e.g. Tanacetum; Tripleurospermum
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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kamomillasaunio
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The formula is ultra creamy, lightweight and nourishing - thanks, in part, to the soja seed extract, Brazilian urumuru butter and chamomilla flower oil extracts.
German chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla) flower tea has a long history of use for quelling anxiety and aiding sleep, as well as for supporting digestion in people of all ages.
Comparative analysis between Chamomilla recutita and corticosteroids on wound healing.
Among all respondents, the most commonly used herbal medicines were black seed (Nigella sativa) (20%), anise (Pimpinella anisum) (13%), olibanum (Boswellia sacra) (12%), ginger (Zingiber officinale) (11%), fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) (10%), guava (Psidium guajava) leaf (10%), olive (Olea europaea) oil (9%), thyme (Thymus vulgaris) (6%), chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla) (5%), peppermint (Menthapiperita) (5%), clove (Syzygium aromaticum) (5%), turmeric (Curcuma longa) (4%), costus (Saussurea lappa) (4%), sidr (Ziziphus spina-christi) (3%), myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) (3%), Ivy (Hedera helix) (3%), sesame (Sesamum indicum) oil (3%).
There are two types of Chamomile, namely, the Roman Chamomile which is scientifically known as Anthemis nobilis and the German Chamomile whose scientific name is Matricaria chamomilla. Although the essential oils extracted from both the varieties are quite similar in medicinal properties, yet they differ to some extent when it comes to their composition and certain properties.
The Chamomilla sufferer is never pleased, is restless, angry and irritable, thirsty, hot, experiences night sweats, is impatient, rejects things that are offered, and may strike others.
Chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla L.) is one of the nine important medicinal plants in the world known by man (Salamon., 1992; Witchl., 1994).
Apigenin 7-glucoside diacetates in ligulate flowers of Matricaria chamomilla. Phytochemistry, 19: 985.
The following herbs may be beneficial for NA when prescribed in nonalcohol form: Matricaria chamomilla (chamomile) may be helpful to reduce anxiety associated with NA and support nervous system function (18).