Meadowsweet Organic Magical Dried Herb (Filipendula ulmaria)10g
Meadowsweet Organic Magical Dried Herb (Filipendula ulmaria)10g
Meadowsweet Organic Magical Dried Herb (Filipendula ulmaria)10g
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Meadowsweet Organic Magical Dried Herb (Filipendula ulmaria)10g

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Meadowsweet's salicylic acid compound makes this herb very interesting as a potential pain reliever, especially for arthritic and rheumatic conditions. It is also known to lower the stomach pH level, which helps ease heartburn, stomach ulcers and other inflammatory conditions of the digestive system such as gastritis and colitis. It can also be used to control diarrhoea and is mild enough to be given to children. It is strongly diaphoretic and diuretic and is very effective in breaking fevers. It appears to have a drying effect on the mucous membranes, which makes it a very suitable herb for feverish colds and flu. It has also been used for kidney and bladder inflammations. The leaves are styptic and can be used externally as a compress to staunch the bleeding of stab wounds. Old herbals recommend simmering the flowers in wine for an even greater effect. This concoction is said to stop inner bleeding and leucorrhoea and give relief for painful rheumatic joints, lumbago and sciatica. By virtue of its diuretic action it can reduce oedema and cleanses the blood.

*Must be infused in boiling water prior to consumption.

Packed in a brown eco friendly ziplock bag so your herbs stay fresh at all times!
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