Chinese Wormwood (Artemisia annua) is a traditional eastern herbal remedy for treating human malaria. The medicinally active compound in Chinese Wormwood is called "artemisinin".
Some naturopathic vets use Chinese Wormwood (Artemisia annua) to treat animal cancer, as well as fungal and parasitic infections.
Chinese Wormwood (Artemisia annua) is toxic for both parasites, and the animal host, and should only be given short term under the strict advice of an animal health professional. Chinese Wormwood (Artemisia annua) shares the same genus, but is a different plant from Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium), which is also used medicinally.
Chinese Wormwood is available as a single supplement, and also in combination with Black walnut (Juglans nigra), and clove (Syzygium aromaticum).
Chinese Wormwood (Artemisia annua) supplements are available in capsules, bulk powder, and as liquid tinctures.