been used as a medicinal plant since ancient times. It was Rudolf
Steiner who first suggested it for cancer treatment in the early
1920's. In the meantime, the use of mistletoe has increased enormously.
Nowadays many cancer patients worldwide and particularly in Germany use
mistletoe in some form - sometimes as the primary medicine and
frequently in conjunction with other methods such as radiation,
chemotherapy or surgery.
Iscador and Iscar
most frequently used mistletoe treatment in the world isIscador, which
is distributed by the Weleda Group. Weleda USA has a homeopathic
version under the brand name Iscar which is sold as a prescription