Rosemary is a strong stimulant especially of the circulatory
system and the pelvic region. It is considered a proven heart tonic,
which is not a drastic drug. It is a treatment for high blood pressure.
It is used externally for wounds of all kinds including bites and stings.
It is excellent for all women's ailments. As it helps
to regulate menses, and should be thought of when there are pains from
the uterus followed by hemorrhage. It is a good tonic for the reproductive
organs. Rosemary tea will help relieve hysterical depression and is
very good for headaches caused by nerves, as it is stimulating to the
nervous system. It has been considered to be one of the most powerful
remedies to strengthen the nervous system.
In colds or flu, Rosemary can be taken in the early
stages as a warm infusion, and may be used as a cooling tea when there
is restlessness, nervousness and insomnia. Rosemary, sage and vermin
in equal parts makes an antiseptic drink for fevers. It has been known
for preventing premature baldness and being a stimulant for increased
activity of the "hair-bulbs".
Rosemary contains vitamins A and C and is high
in calcium. It contains iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, sodium