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Cretan Dittany - Dictamos (Origanum dictamnus) - 20 grams

Product Description
Cretan dittany - Origanum dictamnus
Common names: dittany, diktamo, eronda


HISTORY OF USE

This vital herb grows wild on the mountainsides of Crete, also at high altitudes in throughout the Mediterranean region. It was thought to be the panacea, the cure all to all that ails people, and indeed, it was so difficult to harvest on the rocky slopes because it grew in places that even wild goats could not traverse safely. It also possessed a strong vitality for physical use in medicine, symbolizing love and eternal health.

CULINARY USE

Cretan dittany is closely related to both oregano and marjoram. It can be substituted for marjoram although the flavor is not as strong. The dried herb can be used in pizzas, pastas, salads, omelettes, soups, and the like.

MEDICINAL USE
Reproductive system: Said to aid menstrual cramps in women.
Digestive system: Beneficial to the overall digestive system, provides support by being a tonic and stimulant. Also aids in decreasing toothache pain.
Nervous system: Relieves headaches.
Circulatory system: Benefits this system and strengthens the heart. Also reduces fevers.
Integumentary system: Corrects pimples and abscesses when used externally as a poultice. Also beneficial for wounds and bruises.
Respiratory system: Supports a healthy respiratory system, fighting flus and colds.

FLAVOR & ENERGETICS 
Cooling, somewhat minty

CONSTITUENTS

Camphor, carvacrol (essential oil), limonene

HERBAL ACTIONS 
Diuretic,  antispasmodic, styptic, antimicrobial, emmenagogue, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, antidiabetic, antioxidant, hemostatic

CAUTIONS
Do not drink Cretan dittany if you are pregnant or may become pregnant.

TEA BLENDS
 

Combine with marshmallow root for an effective tea against digestive issues.

DISCLAIMER
This information is not intended to treat, diagnose, cure, heal, mitigate, or remedy disease. It is for educational purposes only and should not be implemented without the express consent of your healthcare practitioner.

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