This native polynesian plant is a relative of the marshmallow family, providing demulcent properties that soothe soft tissues and inflammation. The plants stems and leaves are coated with a velvety gray down with serrated edgeleaves that round into a point, and dainty, fragrant, yellow to orange flowers are found in clusters nestled in the leaf nodes.
Ancient polynesians would chew on the roots of 'Uhaloa to soothe a sore throat and the leaves have long been used as a respiratory tonic that soothes the inflammation caused by lung infections, coughs, and asthma. Containing notable amounts of antimicrobrial, antibacterial, antiviral, and anti-inflammatory compounds this herbal extract will provide the defense needed to fight against colds, flu, and infections externally and internally. 'Uhaloa also contains cardiac glycosides that can be strengthening to the heart if used as a heart tonic.
*Analgesic for relieving pain
*Soothing to tissues & inflammation caused by infections
*Strengthening to the heart
*Supports respiratory health
* Wound healing vulnerary
U'haloa Herbal Extract - 1 oz
One dropperful (10-30 drops) in 2 ounces of water or juice twice daily or as needed.
Considerations for Use:
Before taking any supplements you should consult with your naturopathic doctor or physician prior to taking if you are on any prescription drugs, are pregnant, or breastfeeding.
'Uhaloa is best utilized immediately upon awareness of symptoms for the rapid cure of acute respiratory conditions. If acute respiratory symptoms persist longer than two weeks or worsen discontinue use and consult with your physician or naturopathic doctor.
Tinctures are a single herbal extraction or a blend of herbal extractions that provide a potent and convenient way to consume herbal medicine. Our tinctures use a local sugarcane alcohol to extract the medicinal properties of the herbs out, so we can create are wonderful herbal blends. We use local Hawaiian or mainland organically sourced herbs to use in our plant medicine. Each herbal remedy is carefully crafted in Oahu using traditional harvesting practices of sacred plant medicine and wise woman traditions. Honoring and respecting the land, herbs, and plant spirits that provide this abundance for us and guiding us in formulating our herbal medicines. Each medicine is hand-crafted and made with love, healing energy, as well as crystal, and moon energies to provide the best possible healing for the mind, body, and spirit!
'Uhaloa leaf (Waltheria indica)
Sugar Cane Alcohol (alcohol content 80 proof)