Part Used: Root.
The mucilaginous, cooling, moistening and healing properties of
Marshmallow were used for many types of internal and external irritations. Has an affinity to
irritations of the urinary tract in all types of bladder and kidney conditions, where irritation is
a main symptom. Sore throat. Dry cough and lung inflammation. Pleurisy and pneumonia.
Intestinal dryness with constipation. Stomach hyperacidity/ulcers. Gastric reflux. Used
externally on many types of rash, boils, leg ulcers, etc.