Prunella vulgaris is a perennial plant that is also known as "Heal All" or "Self Heal". Prunella vulgaris contains rosmarinic acid, triterpenoid compounds.
Heal All has many potential benefits, including anti-microbial, anti-viral, and anti-oxidant properties. Heal All may have activity against herpes simplex virus which could be of benefit in oral herpes and genital herpes.
Part Used: Herb.
A valuable but largely forgotten heat-clearing herb. Internally and externally for many types of infection (bacterial and viral). Very good rinse or gargle for mouth sores, pyorrhea, sore and strep throat. Ear and eye inflammation. Discharges and bleeding in general. Fresh wounds and sores. Studies show it to be valuable for high blood pressure, neurocardiac symptoms. Dizziness and ringing in the ears.