Mulungu is a medium-sized, well-branched tree that is known in herbal medicine system to be an excellent sedative to calm agitation and nervous coughs and to treat other nervous system problems including insomnia and anxiety.*
This plant is best prepared as a decoction. Use one teaspoon of powder for each cup of water. Bring to a boil and gently boil in a covered pot for 20 minutes. Allow to cool and settle for 10 minutes and strain warm liquid into a cup (leaving the settled powder in the bottom of the pan). It is traditionally taken in 1/2 cup amounts twice daily.
This plant is traditionally used as a sedative and may cause drowsiness.
*The statements contained herein have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
|Size / Count||16 oz (1lb)|