Historical Use of Herbs
PFY (stomach, digestion, mucus)
Historically these herbs and foods have been known to be used for:
Papaya contains an enzyme that breaks down protein food to a digestible state. It has also been used to heal stomach ulcers.
Bromelain (pineapple stem) contains an enzyme used for swelling in nose, sinuses and digestive system.
Fenugreek seeds has the ability to soften and digest hardened masses of accumulated mucus in the stomach.
Yarrow is used as a tonic in helping to regulate the function of the liver during digestion, and tones the stomach walls.
Slippery Elm has the ability to neutralize stomach acidity and absorb foul gases. Itdraws out impurities and heals the stomach.
Red Raspberry leaf helps with nausea.