Lonicera Caprifolium is a vine that grows in the spring and blooms in the spring and summer.
- Swelling (inflammation) of small air passages in the lung (bronchiolitis). Early research suggests a combination of Lonicera Caprifolium, Baikal skullcap, and forsythia given by IV (intravenously) by a healthcare provider might shorten the length of symptoms of bronchiolitis in children with respiratory syncytial virus infection
- Digestive disorders
- Cancerous tumors
- Skin inflammation
- Bacterial or viral infections
- Promoting sweating
- Headache Relief: The innate anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties of Lonicera Caprifolium make it a wonderful natural remedy to cure severe headache. Moreover, it is also found to be highly effective in alleviating various intestinal infections. Thanks to its great anti-inflammatory effects.
- Improved Immunity and Fever Treatment: Sizzling Lonicera Caprifolium tea if taken with a little amount of honey can help boost your immune system and help you fight several seasonal heath conditions such as cold and flu naturally. Furthermore, it works like a magic to provide instant relief from high fever and helps soothing sore throats and easing cough.
- Maintain Blood Sugar Level: Assistance in the maintenance of blood sugar levels is another most popular heath attribute of this amazing herb.
- Protection against Viral and Bacterial Infections: Lonicera Caprifolium tea is believed to host certain elements that aid elimination of infection causing germs that cause strep, tuberculosis and salmonella infections.
- Smooth Respiratory System: This amazing potion is also known to fight bladder infections and ensure smooth functioning of respiratory system.
- Skincare Benefits: Thanks to its excellent antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties, Lonicera Caprifolium oil works wonders to relieve skin rashes, poison ivy and blemishes. Additionally, it is also reported to offer relief from sunburn and minor burns.
- Gargles and Mouthwash: Lonicera Caprifolium leaves have great astringent abilities and thus they can be used in preparing gargles and mouthwash.
- Relief from Nausea: Last but certainly not the least; Lonicera japonica tea is very effectual for the patients of hepatitis C as it helps curbing down the pesky nausea and vomiting sensation.
- It is not known if Lonicera Caprifolium, in general, is safe. However, an intravenous preparation that includes Lonicera Caprifolium and two other herbs has been used safely in children for up to 7 days.
- Lonicera Caprifolium might slow blood clotting, so there is concern that it might increase the risk of extra bleeding during and after surgery. Stop using Lonicera Caprifolium at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
- Medications that slow blood clotting (Anticoagulant / Antiplatelet drugs) interacts with Lonicera Caprifolium.
- Honeysuckle might slow blood clotting.
- Taking Lonicera Caprifolium along with medications that also slow clotting might increase the chances of bruising and bleeding.
- Some medications that slow blood clotting include aspirin, clopidogrel (Plavix), diclofenac (Voltaren, Cataflam, others), ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, others), naproxen (Anaprox, Naprosyn, others), dalteparin (Fragmin), enoxaparin (Lovenox), heparin, warfarin (Coumadin), and others.
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Source: WebMD, http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-512-honeysuckle.aspx?activeingredientid=512&activeingredientname=honeysuckle