Sage has the following properties...
Sage helps for...
- hot flushes
- sore throat
For hot flushes, menopausal symptoms or stomach ache: Pour hot water over 1-2 teaspoons of sage leaves and leave to infuse for 10 minutes.
Never drink more than three cups a day. You should only drink sage tea when your health requires it. Do not drink sage tea during pregnancy, and avoid using it for long periods of time.
Sage tea gargle
For sore throats or toothache, let the tea infuse for 10-15 minutes then gargle with it several times a day.