Mullein has been used for centuries in various parts of the world to improve a variety of bodily functions and ailments. Mullein aids in breathing ailments such as coughs, pnemonia, colds, and sore throats.
“This medicinal herb contains various chemical constituents like saponins, iridoid and phenylethanoid glycosides, flavonoids, vitamin C and minerals. It is famous in various communities worldwide for the treatment of various disorders of both humans and animals aliments. A number of pharmacological activities such as anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anticancer, antimicrobial, antiviral, antihepatotoxic and anti-hyperlipidemic activity have been ascribed to this plant. The plant is used to treat tuberculosis also, earache and bronchitis.”
Riaz, Muhammad, Muhammad Zia-Ul-Haq, Hawa Z. E. Jaafar. “Common Mullein, Pharmacological and Chemical Aspects.” in Revista Brasileira de Farmacognosia. Vol. 23, Issue 6, Nov-Dec 2013, 948-959. https://doi.org/10.1590/S0102-695X2013000600012
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