The NOW Oregano Capsules are the species Origanum vulgare is commonly known as wild oregano.
Oregano is an ancient culinary herb whose name means "joy of the mountain ''.
He was known and was used by herbalists / physicians in ancient Egypt, and the days of Aristotle, for medical use as an antidote.
Oregano has been widely used in Europe as a spice in food and the precious value as an herbal supplement.
These capsules offer the quality and potency of pure Oregano in a convenient capsule form.
The wild oregano is rich in a long list of minerals including calcium, magnesium, zinc, iron, potassium, copper, boron and manganese.
Vitamins C and A (beta carotene) and niacin also contained in oregano.
All this makes oregano a major factor in dealing with internal and external fungi including the so-called "athlete''s foot."
Statements of the skin such as psoriasis and eczema can also be improved by treatment with oregano.
The Oregano is known to have powerful antibacterial properties, perhaps as a result of volatile oils containing this herb.
Some of these strengths include its volatile oils thymol and carvacrol.
Both these substances have been shown to inhibit the growth of many bacterial species-tion, including some that cause serious food-borne diseases.
Thanks to carvacrol, the use of oregano may address a variety of infections and a variety of fungi.