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Oregano is a species of the mint family and has numerous health benefits. The oil of oregano found at local grocery stores is not a true form of oregano. True oregano grows wild in specific conditions in Mediterranean regions. Wild Oregano P73 stands for polyphenol 73 percent and is a specific blend of several high-grade, medicinal, wild oreganos. P73 Oregano is a rich source of natural vitamins and minerals. It has excellent germ-killing powers and can be used as a natural remedy for many aliments. As always, consult with your doctor before using any home herbal remedies.

High in Vitamins and Minerals

P73 oil of oregano is an abounding source of a variety of vitamins and minerals. According to the Oregano Pro website, it is rich in natural resources such as chlorophyll, calcium, magnesium, phosphorous, zinc, boron, potassium, copper and manganese. It is one of the best sources of naturally occurring iron available. It contains higher antioxidant capabilities than any other herb studied to date. It has almost 50 times more antioxidant activity than apples and 30 times more than potatoes. It is especially loaded with vitamin C and beta-carotene or vitamin A. P73 Oil of Oregano is nontoxic and can be used internally as well as externally by both adults and children.

Germ-Killing Powers

The most well-known benefit of oregano P73 is its microbial killing powers. It has prevailed when tested against a variety of microorganisms and infections. It is superior to prescription medicine in its ability to prevent the spread or growth of various types of bacteria. Its fungus-fighting properties help to destroy fungi almost immediately. Oil of oregano can also act as a food preservative by extending the shelf life of most foods, thereby reducing the risk of food poisoning in meats and poultry.

Natural Remedy

True oil of P73 oregano presents many exciting remedies to a variety of diseases. It can be used as a gargle by adding a few drops to a glass of salt water or adding a few drops to your toothbrush. This is a natural remedy that helps with bad breath and tooth decay. It is also used as a remedy for earaches in both adults and children. There are many additional ailments that can be alleviated by using P73 Oil of Oregano. According to Harvest Moon Health Foods, true oregano has been found helpful in combating diarrhea, intestinal gas and digestive problems, as well as sore throat and breathing difficulties. Oil of oregano can also be used topically for rashes, eczema and other skin problems.