Avena Sativa: Oats for Your Health
Avena sativa is a popular homeopathic ingredient that is often used by many homeopaths for a variety of conditions. More commonly known as oat grass, it is frequently used in an extract, powder, or ointment form to soothe ailments ranging from nervous conditions to skin problems.
Despite its many uses, the most popular Avena sativa treatment is for the relief of sexual issues. It is considered to be a powerful aphrodisiac and is most recently being considered a natural alternative or complement to erectile dysfunction medications.
The many conditions that Avena sativa is commonly used to provide relief of include:
- Heavy menstruation
- Sexual desire
- Heart health
- Skin conditions
Even though Avena sativa is a natural ingredient, it is still important to consult with your primary care provider before you add avena sativa, or any other homeopathic or alternative therapy, to your health plan. It is also recommended to work with an experienced homeopath when considering homeopathic treatment to ensure you are receiving the correct dosage and potencies for your remedies. Together, you can ensure you are receiving the best health care possible to suit your individual needs.