Back yard medicines..in spring..
Forsythia clears toxic heat for hot swollen glands and sores, especially in the neck area. It is used to treat fever, sore throat and head ache. It has a broad anti-microbial effect especially for shigella and staphylococcus. It helps treat vomiting. It has been shown to help with nephritis reducing edema and protein in the urine. Forsythia is in the famous formula Yin Qiao which has been one of the formulas used for treating the early stages viral infection that has been going around this year. Flowers are powerful agents. Plant medicine synergistically help humans live a better life naturally. Thank a plant today!