Folklore prescribes wormwood for general deficiencies in digestive juices and malaise. There is some research that indicates that wormwood benefits include easing the symptoms of Crohn's disease as well as small intestine bacterial overgrowth or SIBO.
In addition, you can also use a wormwood tincture externally for wound cleansing and treating insect bites. Other wormwood benefits include:
- Anti-pyretic (fever reducer)
- Chemotherapeutic (kills cancer cells)
- Anti-microbial & Anti-fungal (kills bacteria, viruses, and funguses)
- Anti-parasitic (kills parasites)