Part used: Leaf.
Not used for long periods on its own; often part of formulas. Sage is used
for it’s nerve tonic, immune stimulating and astringent properties. Mental fatigue, cerebral
insufficiency, chronic debility, nervous exhaustion. Low immune function. Head cold, sinus
congestion, sore throat and mouth sores/infections (internally and locally). Delayed and
painful menstruation. Vaginal discharge. Digestive disorders with stress, nervousness. Cough
with congestion. Excessive sweating. Drying up breast milk. Used externally on many types
of wounds and skin irritations. Contra-indicated in pregnancy.