White Dead Nettle Flower (White Archangel)
Archangel, Archangélique, Bee Nettle, Blind Nettle, Deaf Nettle, Dumb Nettle, Herbe Archangélique, Lamier Blanc, Lamii Albi Flos, Lamium album, Ortie Blanche, Ortie Folle, Ortie Molle, Ortie Morte, Ortiga Blanca, Ortiga Muerta, Stingless Nettle, White Archangel, White Nettle.
White dead nettle flower is a plant. It is used to make medicine.
People take white dead nettle flower for treating mild swelling (inflammation) of the upper airways. They also take it for its calming effects (as a sedative).
White dead nettle flower is sometimes applied directly to the affected area for mild inflammation of the mouth, throat, and skin; and for vaginal discharge.
Don’t confuse white dead nettle flower with stinging nettle.
White dead nettle flowers contain chemicals that help reduce swelling and break up mucus.
Insufficient Evidence for:
Swelling (inflammation) of the upper airways.
Sore throat, when applied directly to the affected area.
Skin inflammation, when applied directly to the affected area.
Vaginal discharge, when applied directly to the affected area.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of white dead nettle flowers for these uses.
White dead nettle flower seems safe for most people when taken by mouth. But there isn’t enough information to know whether it is safe when applied directly to the skin or other areas of the body.
Special Precautions & Warnings:
Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of white dead nettle flower during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
We currently have no information for WHITE DEAD NETTLE FLOWER Interactions.