Sassafras: laurus –Sassafras officinalis
A strong Stimulant and Blood purifier
Part used: Inner bark of root
Aromatic, stimulant, alterative, diaphoretic and diuretic
Purifies blood, cleanses whole system, will relieve gas. Valuable in colic and all skin diseases. Good wash for eyes. Good in kidney and bladder trouble. Good in varicose ulcers as a wash. Also take tea internally. A good tonic after childbirth. A rustic spring tonic. The oil of sassafras is excellent for toothache when applied to the aching tooth.