Analeptic Restores vitality and stimulates the functioning of different systems of the body Analgesic Removes pain, pain killer Antibiotic Combats infection to the body Antiemetic Reduces vomiting Antiphlogistic Reduces inflammation Antipruritic Relieves itching Antiseptic That which destroys and prevents the development of microbes Antispasmodic Prevents spasms, convulsions, nervous disorders Antiviral Controls virus organisms Astringent Having the ability to draw together or contract the organic tissues Balsamic That which softens phlegm and is healing and soothing Bechic Eases coughing Calming Tranquillizing Cardiotonic Tones up the heart Carminative Relieves flatulence Cholagogue Increases the flow of bile by stimulating evacuation of the gall bladder Cholerectic Stimulates the flow of bile Cicatrisant Helps the formation of scar tissue Cytophylactic Encourages the growth of skin cells Decongestant Releases nasal mucous Depurative Combats impurity of the blood and internal organs Detoxifying Reduction or removal of toxic properties or poisons Diaphoretic Promotes perspiration Digestive Stimulates digestion Diuretic Aids the production of urine Emmenagogue Induces or regulates menstruation Emollient Soothing and softening to the skin Eupeptic Aids digestion Expectorant Assists the removal of secretions from the bronchial tubes Febrifuge Combats fever and staves off its return, cooling, and reduces high body temperature Galactagogue Increases the secretion of breast milk Haemostatic Arrests bleeding/haemorrhage Hepatic Stimulates and aids the function of the liver and gall-bladder Hypertensor Lowers blood pressure Nervine Reduces nervous disorders Pectoral Treats chest troubles, beneficial to the respiratory system Prophylactic Prevents disease Parturient Helps easy delivery in childbirth Rubefacient Products inflammation or redness of the skin by increasing flow of blood Sedative Soothes an overexcited nervous system Stimulating Increases the flow of adrenalin and energy Stomachic Digestive aid, gastric tonic Styptic Arrests external bleeding Sudorific Increases perspiration Tonic Improves bodily performance Vasoconstrictor Contracts blood vessels Vasodilator Dilates blood vessels Vulnerary An agent which heals wounds and sores by external administration, arrests bleeding
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