Information on Pneumonia

DescriptionPneumonia is an inflammation of the lungs usually associated with a bacterial or viral infection. Bronchopneumonia first involves the bronchial tree, with the infection later spreading to the lungs.
Treatment PlanRecommended herbs include immune stimulants, heat-clearing herbs, antimicrobial herbs, bronchial dilators, and cooling demulcent herbs.

Herbal Remedies for Pneumonia

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Echinaceaimmune stimulanttincture, tablet, capsule, tea
Usneaheat-clearingtincture
Lobeliabronchial dilatortincture, capsule
Oshaimmune stimulant, expectoranttincture
Lungwortantibacterialtincture, tea