The following information has been provided by the Planet Organic naturopath for general reference and educational purposes only. Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to consumption of herbal teas during pregnancy or breastfeeding, if a medical condition is present, whilst taking prescription medication or if surgery is scheduled. The following information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Soothes Coughs, Indigestion & Diarrhoea: Marshmallow may be soothing for coughs, sore throats and respiratory infection or inflammation. May assist with indigestion and diarrhoea. Anti-inflammatory, soothes urinary tract upsets. Useful for babies if cooled tea is gently rubbed onto the gums for teething and pain relief. Marshmallow has no relationship to the confectionery of the same name.