Usnea barbata

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Synonyms for Usnea barbata

greenish grey pendulous lichen growing on trees

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The following plant extracts have been tested: Gentiana lutea, Harpagophytum procumbens, Boswellia serrata (dry extracts), Usnea barbata, Rosmarinus officinalis and Salvia officinalis (supercritical carbon dioxide C[O.sub.2] extracts).
Keywords: Usnea barbata; Usnic acid; Agar dilution test; Staphylococcus aureus: Propionibacterium acnes; Malassezia furfur; Antimicrobial plant extracts
The supercritical liquid C[O.sub.2]-extraction method enriches lipophilic compounds such as usnic acid (Usnea barbata L.) or diterpene phenols (Salvia officinalis L., Rosmarinus officinalis L.).
You've talked about the herb Usnea barbata for lung problems.
A: Most Usnea on the market is Usnea barbata. But not all.
Q: You've said that Usnea barbata is an herb that strengthens the lungs, but you don't say how long to take it.
They are the herb Usnea barbata and medicinal mushrooms.
* Usnea barbata was known by the early Native Americans as "The Lungs of the Earth." Usnea tincture (I like HerbPharm's the best--800-599-2392).