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Dried Sheep Sorrel (Rumex acetosella)

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Sizes: 50g, 500g, 1kg. 

Sheep Sorrel has a long history of traditional use as an astringent, diuretic and mild laxative. Also used to treat and assist with poor digestion and the removal of bile from the 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

    • Used to treat excessive menstruation.
    • Also for mouth ulcers, sore throats, fever and inflammation.
    • Can be used as a blood purifier.
    • Used to treat and assist with poor digestion and the removal of bile from the system.
    • Used for liver detoxification and cleansing.
    • May help relieve constipation.
    • May be of assistance in the treatment of worm infestations within the body.

    EXTERNAL

    Use as a wash to treat skin diseases, boils abscesses and sores.

    OTHER

    Can be used to prevent scurvy.

    AS A TEA

    Infusion: 1-2 teaspoons of herb in 1 cup of boiling water. Infuse for 10-15 minutes. Strain. Drink 2-3 times per day.
    Can also be drunk cold to assist with lowering fevers.

    CONTAINS

    Citric, malic and oxalic acids, tannin, vitamin C and iron.

    PROPERTIES

    Antiscorbutic, astringent, diuretic, laxative, febrifuge, vermifuge.

    WARNINGS

    • May cause poisoning in large doses.
    • Do not use when pregnant or whilst breast feeding.
    • Not recommended for use by people with liver or kidney disease.
    • May cause vomiting.

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