MYRRH / Commiphora Myrrha or Burseraceae
Myrrh Part Used: Resin
Tissues: Works on all tissue elements
Systems: Circulatory, reproductive, nervous, lymphatic, respiratory
Actions: Alterative, emmenagogue, astringent, expectorant, antispasmodic, rejuvenative, analgesic, antiseptic
Indications: Amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea, menopause, cough, asthma, bronchitis, arthritis, rheumatism, traumatic injuries, ulcerated surfaces, anemia, pyorrhea
MYRRH is one of the most famous and ancient substances. It is used for preventing decay, reversing the aging process and rejuvenating body and mind. It works more specifically on the blood and the female reproductive system. Myrrh helps dispel old and stagnant blood from the uterus and aids in new tissue growth. It catalyzes healing of sores and wounds and stops pain. It also helps dispel repressed emotions. Myrrh possesses true tonic, stimulant, and rejuvenative powers along with strong detoxifying effects.