December 07, 2022

Propolis 1:5 No Botanical Name


Propolis is useful as an immune modulating herb useful also as a local anaesthetic


1-5 mls per day, 10-40 mls per week

Parts Used:


Main Actions:

  • Antiseptic
  • Local anaesthetic
  • Antiviral
  • Vulnerary
  • Immune modulating

Key Indications:

  • Relief of sore throat
  • Relief of mouth ulcers
  • Internally for warts
  • Topically as a mouthwash for healthy gums and minor mouth wounds
  • Topically as a gargle to relieve sore throat, mouth and throat infections
  • Topically as a mouthwash to support oral health
  • Topically for supportive therapy of minor burns
  • Topically to relieve symptoms of cold sores
  • Topically for minor skin wounds

Major Safety Issues:

Contraindicated in known allergy to propolis or other bee products. Contact allergy may occur in those allergic to Peruvian balsam or poplar bud extracts. Caution in patients with a history of allergy, especially skin rashes