Simple Herbal Extracts | Black Walnut


Black Walnut

Botanical Name

Juglans nigra

Part Used

seed hull


Not for use in pregnancy or while lactating. Prolonged use is not advised. *

Traditional Information*

A strong anti-fungal and anti-bacterial agent as well as a vermifuge. It is used externally (diluted) for athlete's foot, ringworm and cradle cap.  Internally it can be used for amoebas and protozoans (Giardia, Blastocytis hominis, Dientamoeba fragilis, etc.), nematodes (pin worms) and systemic candidiasis.

Herbal Therapeutics Research Library, David Winston (RH) AHG

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*Disclaimer: The information on historical, ethnobotanical and phytotherapeutic uses of herbs and traditional formulas contained herein is based on the experience and research of the author. It is not intended as a substitute for consulting with your physician or other health care provider. Any attempt to diagnose and treat an illness should be done under the direction of a health care professional. The publisher and author are not responsible for any adverse effects or consequences resulting from the use of any of the information discussed. Should you have any questions concerning the appropriateness of any preparation mentioned, the author strongly suggests consulting a professional health care advisor.