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What is oregano tea?

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Oregano leaves can be steeped in hot water and prepared as a tea. The concentration of active chemicals in oregano tea is markedly less than is found in the concentrated essential oil.

From: Oregano WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

University of Illinois Extension: "Herb Gardening: Oregano."

NYU Langone Medical Center: "Oregano Oil."

Force, M. , 2000. Phytotherapy Research

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database: "Oregano."

NYU Langone Medical Center: "Candida/Yeast Hypersensitivity Syndrome."

Government Printing Office: "Substances Generally Recognized as Safe."

Georgetown University Medical Center: "Oregano."

Reviewed by Carmen Patrick Mohan on May 12, 2017

SOURCES:

University of Illinois Extension: "Herb Gardening: Oregano."

NYU Langone Medical Center: "Oregano Oil."

Force, M. , 2000. Phytotherapy Research

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database: "Oregano."

NYU Langone Medical Center: "Candida/Yeast Hypersensitivity Syndrome."

Government Printing Office: "Substances Generally Recognized as Safe."

Georgetown University Medical Center: "Oregano."

Reviewed by Carmen Patrick Mohan on May 12, 2017

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