Function: 1. Chamomile is used for it's soothing effects and ability to support normal tone in the digestive tract. 2. It has long been used as an after-meal and bedtime drink. 3. Chamomile have been used for a variety of ailments including: Colic (especially in children), bloat, mild upper respiratory infections, premenstrual pain, anxiety and insomnia. Chamomile tea is also used to promote labor. 4. Externally, Chamomile is used to treat sore and chapped nipples in nursing mothers, as well as minor skin infections and abrasions. Eye drops made from these herbs are also used for tired eyes and mild ocular infections.