Strep throat, or primary pharyngeal infection, is associated with a type of Streptococcus bacteria. The illness is characterized by severe sore throat, fever, and a bright red pharynx.
Treatment Plan for Strep throat
The herbal specific for strep throat is usnea extract, which can be used by putting 40 drops of the liquid extract in a little water, and gargling, then swallowing 4-8 times daily. Immune herbs can also be helpful, as well as applying 2 drops of the antiseptic Roman chamomile oil to the affected area.
Herbal Remedies for Strep throat
Related Strep throat conditions
The information given here is designed to help you make informed choices about your health. The information is drawn from numerous sources—both traditional medicine practice, from the clinical experience of many herbalists currently practicing, and supported by decades of scientific research from the author. The research most consulted includes human clinical trials that help to determine the most effective and safe herbs for various needs, the best doses, and types of preparations.
The information offered in this database is not intended as a substitute for any that may have been prescribed by your health practitioner or physician.