Bayberry is an astringent, diaphoretic, antipyretic, and stimulant agent.
It has been used to treat high fever, gastric problem, diarrhea, sore throat, and respiratory problems.
The intake of bayberry helps to release nasal mucus during sinusitis. In China, it is used as an astringent
and pain reliever while Native Americans use it for gynecological conditions and to control bleeding in the uterus.