Botanical Name: Commiphora abyssinica and/or molmol
Traditional Usage: Myrrh is used in traditional medicines as an antiseptic and anti-inflammatory classic remedy for mouth and gums. It finds specific use in the treatment of infections in the mouth such as mouth ulcers, gingivitis, as well as throat and sinuses infection*. Myrrh is a keystone in oral care for a great mouthwash for perfect teeth and gums.
The Herb Pharm Myrrh Extract is prepared from sun-dried, oleo-gum-resin masses ("tears") which are custom cildcrafted from Commiphora abyssinica &/or molmol trees in the deserts of the Arabian Peninsula &/or East Africa. To assure optimal extraction of Myrrh's aromatic resins & other bioactive compounds, the tears are carefully hand-harvested according to ancient tradition, and are then promptly shipped to the Herb Pharm laboratory for thorough extraction. The Herb Pharm Myrrh is never fumigated or irradiated.