Substances & Homeopatic Remedies

Nepeta cataria

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Nepeta cataria

Etymology

Family

Traditional name

Used parts

Classification

Plantae; Spermatophyta, Angiospermae - Flowering Plants; Dicotyledonae; Lamiidae / Tubiflorae; Lamiales; Labiatae / Lamiaceae - Mint Family

Keywords

Original proving

Boericke

Description of the substance

This plant is similar to other mints such as peppermint or spearmint.
This herb belongs to the mint family and it used to ease digestion, calm the nerves, and relieve muscle spasms, including menstrual cramps.

Origins:

The catnip plant grows in North America and Europe. The leaves and flowers are used as medicine.