What could have been in Claire's Apothecary Cabinet - Garlic. An anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-parasitic and anti-viral medicine used in the to lower blood pressure and cholesterol, and boost the immune system.
~ "Lacking experience or the pretense of it, Jamie simply gave me all of himself, without reservation. And the depth of my response to that unsettled me completely. ~ Claire ~ Outlander, by Diana Gabaldon