Information on Staph

DescriptionStaph is short for Staphylococcus, a genus of bacteria that are non-motile, growing in spherical clusters. Some species of the group are important pathogens to humans. Especially common is the species S. aureus or "golden staph," which plays a role in skin infections like impetigo.
Treatment PlanStaph infections are best treated with immune stimulants and antibacterial herbs used topically.

Herbal Remedies for Staph

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Chamomile, Romanantiseptic, antibacterialessential oil externally
Echinaceaimmune stimulanttincture, tablet, capsule
Golden Sealantibacterialsalve, powder externally
Usneaantibacterialsalve, cream, tincture