German Chamomile has a strong, sweet and pungent aroma. It is soothing and comforting and wonderful for creating either a hot or cold compress. It also has anti-inflammatory properties hence very beneficial for muscular aches and pains. Main Therapeutic Properties: analgesic, anti-allergenic, anti-spasmodic, antibiotic, anti-inflammatory, antiphlogistic, bactericidal, carminative, cicatrisant, cholagogue, emmenagogue, hepatic, digestive, sedative, stomachic, vermifuge, vasoconstrictor and vulnerary. Safety Information: considered non-toxic and non-irritant, yet since they do have emmenagogue properties when used in high concentrations, they should be avoided during pregnancy.