Not an herb at all but a mineral found in clay. It is named after Montmorillon in France and is a subclass of smectite. Also known as bentonite clay
Helpful in possibly treating E. Coli and other bacterial poisoning when in the presence of this clay. Montmorillonite appears to significantly reduce the growth rate of deadly methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus bacteria, commonly known as MRSA. Soothes an upset stomach and helpful in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. In addition, the clay may absorb uric acid, as well as prevent cholesterol from being easily absorbed into the bloodstream from the intestine.
The mineral used in clay water
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