- Woad Supreme is Isatis tinctoria. Isatis has been used in China fro over 2000 years as a broad-spectrum antimicrobial and antiviral, particularly for acute respiratory conditions. It has been used during the pandemic in traditional Chinese medicine, is effective against the flu and is used for penumonia, sinusitis, tonsillitis and acute hepatitis.
- Isatis has traditional use topically for herpes, shingles, impetigo and for rosacea.
- Isatis is strongly anti-inflammatory, reduces mast cell activation and is often used in cancer protocols (especially post-radiation).
- This herb should not be taken during pregnancy or lactation, or if on blood thinners.