0

Your Cart is Empty

Natural Products

Dried Rest Harrow Herb/Root (Ononis spinosa)

1 In Stock

Sizes: 100g, 500g, 1kg. 

Dried rest harrow herb/root (Ononis spinosa) has a strong diuretic effect on the body and is very useful treating problems of the urinary system.

  • This product is grown in an organic and regenerative fashion with as minimal use of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides and fungicides as possible, in certified organic fertilizer. The product is certified food grade. It is not certified organic. Suitable for Kosher, Halaal and Hindi diets.

    USES & BENEFITS

    INTERNAL

    • To treat bladder and kidney problems
    • To increase urine flow in patients with kidney stones or infection of the urinary tract
    • For water retention
    • Recommended for urinary catarrh, kidney inflammations as well as rheumatism

    EXTERNAL

    A decoction of the roots can be used for eczema, itching and other skin problems.

    HOW TO USE

    As a tea: 3-4 teaspoons of herb in 1 cup hot water. Infuse for 5-10 minutes while stirring occasionally. Strain. Drink 1-2 cups per day.
    As a decoction: Soak 2 teaspoons of root in 1 cup of cold water for 8 hours. Bring to the boil rapidly.

    ACTIVE PROPERTIES

    Diuretic, expectorant, metabolic stimulant, slight sedative.

    WARNINGS

    • Consult your doctor before using if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or using other medication.
    • Or have any other health problems, such as edema (swelling) due to kidney or heart condition

    Please note: product images are for illustrative purposes and may differ slightly from the actual product.

    • LATEST ARTICLES & RECIPES

    • Payment Options
      Delivery Options
      Festive Season Shipping
    Solid Perfume Making

    Solid Perfume Making

    The sequel to The Art of Natural Perfume Making - solid perfume.
    Read More
    Massage Truffles

    Massage Truffles

    Small but highly effective - learn how to make massage truffles.
    Read More
    DIY Soy Wax Massage Candles

    DIY Soy Wax Massage Candles

    Make your own customised soy wax massage candles!
    Read More
    Easy Nail & Cuticle Oil Blends

    Easy Nail & Cuticle Oil Blends

    Easy nail and cuticle oil blends make thoughtful gifts and stocking fillers!
    Read More