Wormwood kills and expels various internal worms and parasites. It is a good remedy for fevers, jaundice and liver troubles. It is a nerve tonic, particularly helpful against flatulence. It is a good remedy for enfeebled digestion and debility. It increases stomach acid and bile production, making it useful for those with under active digestion. It also relieves menstrual cramps, liver and stomach problems. While it helps with a number of female problems, it should not be taken during pregnancy as it stimulates uterine contractions. IT SHOULD BE TAKEN ONLY IN SMALL QUANTITIES FOR SHORT PERIODS OF TIME and should not be given to children at all. Some other uses for Wormwood include: Gastritis, Lupus, Herpes, Cold Sores, Diarrhea, Various Aches, Eczema, Parasites, Syphilis, Stomach and Gallbladder.