Plantain weed contains plant compounds that reduce inflammation and promote healing of difficult blisters, boils and open wounds that are slow healing.
The leaves of the plantain contain several anti-inflammatory compounds, including flavonoids, terpenoids, glycosides and tannins, which support wound healing by reducing inflammation, blocking microbial growth and relieving pain. 1, 2
Medicinal Dosage: Apply directly to the wound and cover with a bandage. Use daily until wound is healed.
1.Hussan F. et al, Anti-Inflammatory Property of Plantago major Leaf Extract Reduces the Inflammatory Reaction in Experimental Acetaminophen-Induced Liver Injury. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2015.
2. Kurt, B. et al. Effects of Plantago lanceolata L. extract on full-thickness excisional wound healing in a mouse mode. Biotech Histochem, 2018;93(4):249-257.