Drink three cups a day. One day one of the children has the rare occasion to go to town and is lucky enough to be given a piece of horehound candy.
New York Botanical Garden. I buy it whenever I can find it. The black horehound and the water horehound belong to other genera of the mint family.
Pregnant and lactating women should not eat horehound candy. Use 24 oz of sweetener for each 2.
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In fact, true licorice's astringency overpowers any sweetness it may have. He is distracted by it's name and associates it with his mother. About the Author. It has a tea-like aftertaste as well.
It is possible, however, that horehound may prove to be useful in herbal treatments for inflammation. White horehound has been approved for treatment of bronchial problems and as an appetite stimulant by the German E Commission — an advisory group on herbal medicines in that country.
I had no idea that horehound had an effect on the heart. Vulgare, oh!