Ailanthus tincture is used for parasitic infections and “air hunger.”
- Scientific Name: Ailanthus altissima
- Origin: Southern Arizona
- Qualities: Cool & Dry. Bitter tonic.
- Uses: Dysentery with associated parasitic infection of the gut, "air hunger," to lower histamine
- Preparation: Dry bark percolation, 1:5 50% cane alcohol
- Suggested Dosage: 60-90 drops (or, occasionally, much more), to 3x/day alone or in warm water
- Contraindications: None known