Cowslip is a plant that grows throughout Europe and Asia. The flower and root are used to make medicine.

Cowslip flower is most commonly used for swollen nose and throat and bronchitis. It is also used for trouble sleeping, headache, muscle spasms, heart failure and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

In combination with gentian root, European elder flower, verbena, and sorrel, cowslip is commonly used for maintaining healthy sinuses and treating swollen and painful sinuses caused by a viral infection (sinusitis).

How does it work ?

Cowslip contains chemicals that might thin and loosen mucus.

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