Chamomile Tea (Bags) - Organic

Chamomile Tea (Bags) - Organic

Chamomile Tea originates from the Nile River Valley of Egypt. This golden herb remains a modern favorite to possibly calm the body and support a positive outlook. When steeped, these fragrant blossoms smell of freshly cut apples and produce a rich, golden cup of tea. This caffeine free herbal infusion is especially delicious when served with honey or agave nectar.

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Chamomile has been used for centuries in teas. Holistic practitioners believe it may have a mild, relaxing effect; be a possible treatment for fevers, colds, stomach ailments; and support a healthy inflammation response. Chamomile can be used internally and externally.

Scientific research over the past 2 decades has confirmed many of the traditional uses for the plant and created pharmacological products utilizing the plant's therapeutic activity. Some of these pharmacological products include antipeptic medication, antispasmodic medication, antipyretic medication, antibacterial medication, antifungal medication, and allergy medication. The scientific validation of chamomile has increased its popularity in tea and whole form. Chamomile is currently included as a drug in the pharmacopoeia of 26 countries.

Some possible traditional uses of Organic Chamomile Tea may include:

  • May support a healthy response to lumbago, rheumatic problems and rashes
  • May be used externally to possibly help the body heal hemorrhoids and wounds
  • May support a healthy immune response
  • May support the respiratory system and healthy lung function
  • May support a relaxed, positive outlook
  • May support a healthy allergy response
  • May support digestive health
  • Possibly helps the body relieve morning sickness during pregnancy
  • May support the body's natural healing of skin ulcers, wounds and burns
  • May support a healthy inflammation response
  • Possibly helps facilitate natural bowel movements
  • May be used externally to support skin issues
  • May support healthy nervous and endrocrine system
  • Possibly supports balanced sleep cycles
  • May support a healthy bacterial and viral response
  • May support eye health, when used both internally and externally
  • May support the body's natural ability to heal mouth sores and prevent gum disease
  • Can be used as mouthwash
  • May support a healthy women's cycle
  • May support the body's natural relaxation of muscles

Constituents of Chamomile include:

  • Flavonoids: Apigenin, Luteolin, Quercetin
  • Alkylated flavonoids: Chrysoplenin, Chrysoplenol and Jaceidin
  • Phenolic Carboxylic Acids: Vanillic, Anisic, Syringic and Caffeic Acids.
  • Volatile Oils: Bisabolol, Matricin, Chamazulene
  • Chemical Constituents:  Anthemic acid, Anthemidine Tannin and Matricarin

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Our calming organic chamomile tea is made with the finest organic chamomile flowers available.

There are approximately 348 naturally caffeine free organic tea bags per pound.

Suggested Use: 

Infusion- Use the ratio of 1 tea bag of product for every 8 ounces of distilled water. Bring water to a boil and then take off stove. Put tea in pot or a mug fill with water and cover for 10 minutes. Strain, serve and enjoy. (This method is specific for whole leaf herbs and teas)

Mixing suggestion: To increase flavor and nutritional profile combine with our organic coconut palm sugar.

Botanical Name: Matricaria chamomilla.

Other Names: Camomile.

Origin: Grown and dried in Egypt. Packaged with care in Florida, USA.

Certifications: USDA Certified Organic

Z Natural Foods strives to offer the highest quality organically grown, raw, vegan, gluten free, non-GMO products available and exclusively uses low temperature drying techniques to preserve all the vital enzymes and nutrients. Our Chamomile Tea is certified organic and passes our strict quality assurance which typically includes testing for botanical identity, heavy metals, chemicals and microbiological contaminants. ZNaturalFoods.com offers Organic Chamomile Tea Bags packaged in airtight stand-up, resealable foil pouches for optimum freshness. Once opened, just push the air out of the pouch before resealing it in order to preserve maximum potency. Keep your Organic Chamomile Tea in a cool, dark, dry place.

 

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