Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium) is an extremely useful medicine for those with weak and underactive digestions. It creates stomach acid and bile production and therefore improves digestion and the absorption of nutrients, making is helpful for many conditions including anaemia. Wormwood also eases wind and bloating. If taken regularly, it slowly strengthens the digestion and helps the body return to full vitality after a prolonged illness. It is also a traditional remedy for eliminating worms.
Phytochemicals: Beta-carotene, chamazulene, chlorogenic acid, isoquercitrin, p-coumaric acid, rutin, salicylic acid, tannins, vanillic acid.