Shepherds Purse (Capsella bursa pastoris) – Clean out your body! Shepherds Purse has detergent and vulnerary qualities, it is anti-diarrheal, antioxidant qualities and anti-inflammatory anti mucous. Shepherd’s Purse heals “Urinary tract astringent, uric acid diuretic. Several studies indicate that shepherd’s purse reduces mucus inflammation, protect against ulcers, and slow the growth of tumors. However, there is a lack of more recent research on shepherd’s purse and its potential health benefits. Uses for Shepherd’s Purse shepherd’s purse is typically used as a natural remedy for the following health problems:
- bladder infections
- bleeding disorders (including abnormally heavy periods)
- kidney disease
- low blood pressure
- menstrual cramps
- mild heart failure
- premenstrual syndrome.
In addition, shepherd’s purse is said to stimulate circulation and increase the flow of urine. When applied directly to the skin, it’s used to promote healing from wounds and burns and to treat eczema.
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