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Witch Hazel

(Hamamelis virginiana)


Used for:

Insect stings; sun and wind burn; poison ivy blisters; disinfectant of minor cuts and abrasions; skin care, cleansing, toning and refreshing; muscle soreness; hemorrhoids and anal irritation



Available in:

Liquid distillation of leaves, twigs, bark



Heb / drug interactions

None known



Other safety concerns:

None known



When buying:

Available at any drug store



Dosage:

Adults: Apply topically as needed



Child dosage:

Same as adults







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Herbs



Witch Hazel

(Hamamelis virginiana)


Used for:

Insect stings; sun and wind burn; poison ivy blisters; disinfectant of minor cuts and abrasions; skin care, cleansing, toning and refreshing; muscle soreness; hemorrhoids and anal irritation



Available in:

Liquid distillation of leaves, twigs, bark



Heb / drug interactions

None known



Other safety concerns:

None known



When buying:

Available at any drug store



Dosage:

Adults: Apply topically as needed



Child dosage:

Same as adults







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Are You Getting The Herbs and Supplements You Need?
Everyone's dietary needs are different based on a number of factors including lifestyle, diet, medications and more. To find out which herbs and supplements are right for right for you, take the Weil Vitamin Advisor.