Nettle leaf has a wide range of minerals and has a direct effect on the kidney. It is used as a kidney tonic, for skin conditions and arthritis. Nettle is a diuretic and when combined with saw palmetto it is used for relief from urinary problems.
Other uses of Nettle include treatment for edema, inflammatory arthritis and gout.
The main constitutes of Nettle are flavournoids (quercetin, kaemferol), carotenoids, Vitamin C, Vitamin B, Vitamin K1, Triterpenes and other minerals.
The most common way to ingest Nettle is by making a tea with the leaves. This tea can also combat mild allergies and to lower blood pressure, helping diabetes.
WARNINGS: Start with a very low dosage as lots of people are allergic to nettle. DO NOT use if your are pregnant as it can alter the menstrual cycle.
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