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Dried Shepherd's Purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris)

Sizes: 75g, 500g, 1kg. 

Dried Sherpherd's Purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris) has been recommended for passive hemorrhage, diarrhea as well as dysentery. It may alleviate period pains as well. As a tea it is considered to be a remedy against hemorrhages of all kinds - in the stomach, lungs uterus and the kidneys.

  • 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

    • May be used to assist with water retention due to kidney problems
    • It can used to purify the blood
    • Beneficial effect on blood pressure, poor circulation
    • It may be used as a heart stimulant
    • May be of benefit in the treatment of urinary and bladder infections
    • May alleviate period pains as well
    • Can be useful as a mild diuretic
    • Has been recommended for passive hemorrhage, diarrhea as well as dysentery

    EXTERNAL

    • Also used to stop bleeding of wounds and for bruises
    • May also be used for varicose veins and nose bleeds
    • May be useful for rheumatic joints

    AS A TEA

    • Pour 1 cup of boiling water onto 1-2 teaspoons of herb. Infuse for 10-15 minutes. Strain and drink 3 times a day. Or for menstrual conditions every 2-3 hours.

    ACTIVE PROPERTIES

    • Astringent
    • Diuretic
    • Anti-inflammatory

    WARNINGS

    • Do not use during pregnancy.
    • Although shepherd's purse is considered relatively safe in amounts typically recommended it should be used in medicinal amounts only consultation with your doctor
    • Not recommended for use in high doses and extended periods
    • Person suffering from kidney stones should not use shepards purse

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

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