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Post by Jacksta on February 3rd 2009, 5:46 pm

Anyone have concoctions for this? what to put in netty pot besides salt? take golden seal (cold?) what to get ALL the way into the sinus? no, dairy, the whole diet thing what the hell else? Got snotty kid on my hands Sad cold is going away but thick mucus that... blahhhh. hard to get rid of Crying or Very sad

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Post by minimom on February 5th 2009, 9:42 pm

Yucko. Sorry! My husband has put a drop of Yerba mansa in his neti pot when things get a little yucky. A drop of goldenseal helped clear the green mucus, but it's really drying. He uses it sparingly.

Here's a great recipe both of us have used for colds. It's from Sharol Tilgner's book, Herbal Medicine from the Heart of the Earth.

Sinus/Allergy Formula:

Eyebright, 20-30%
Osha, 20-30%
Yarrow, 20-30%
Horseradish, 10-15%
Oregon grape, 10-15%

Dosages: 30-60 drops in a little water, 3-5 times per day as needed for acute symptoms. Tea: 1-2 heaping teaspoons per cup water, 3-5 times per day as need for acute symptoms.

It is anti-inflammatory, decongestant, astringent, immune enhancing and antimicrobial. It is specific for the upper respiratory tract.

Tastes good, too!

One of these days I want to make Gail's nasal spray. Haven't done it yet.

Hope you're all well soon!

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