Prickly ash is commonly used to promote blood flow throughout the body, specifically for the treatment of rheumatism. Rheumatism(including various types of arthritis) is any disease involving pain and swelling or inflammation of the joints, ligaments, and muscles.*
Prickly ash is said to help improve rheumatism and alleviate joint pain by improving the peripheral (local) blood flow supply that carries much-needed nutrients to help repair cartilage tissue and regenerate joint and disc damage.
Diaphoretic (induces sweat for sweating out a fever)*
Tonic (invigorates and strengthens the body)*
Blood and lymphatic circulation stimulant *
Carminative (relieves gas) *
Sialagogue (promotes saliva secretions for those with a dry mouth) *
Antifungal agent *
Liniment (an invigorating rub that quickly stimulates circulation to help with muscle pain) *
Cytotoxin (a substance that is toxic to cells, such as cancer cells) *
Rubefacient (improves blood flow to the small vessels)*
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