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Cretan Nettle Leaves

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40,00€/kg
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Description

Nettle is a perennial plant that has been used many times for medicinal purposes. It belongs to the cnididae family and in medieval times it was widely used as a diuretic as well as to treat arthrosis. Today, in addition to its medicinal properties, it is used in cooking along with other greens in salads, pies and herbal soups. As a green leafy vegetable it is highly nutritious and a rich source of vitamin A, C and trace elements such as calcium, copper, potassium, silicon and iron.

Properties:

  • It contributes to the reduction of symptoms caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia, such as frequent urination, incomplete urination and pain.
  • It helps prevent prostate cancer cells from spreading and multiplying.
  • Cleanses uric acid from the body.
  • It helps reduce the swelling of hemorrhoids.
  • It is used as a diuretic and can be used to treat inflammatory conditions and bladder infections, exerting an antiviral and antibacterial effect. In addition, many studies show that it protects against urolithiasis.
  • It is beneficial in arthropathies, such as osteoarthritis. The benefit is found in the reduction of pain due to its anti-inflammatory effect and inhibition of the action of certain cytokines.
  • Thanks to the anti-inflammatory and antihistamine properties of nettle, it can be used to relieve symptoms and treat eczema.
  • It affects glycemic regulation.
  • Lowers blood pressure.
  • It helps to treat allergic rhinitis and allergies, thanks to its antihistamine effect.
  • It is very beneficial for those women who have excessive menstruation.
  • It can help normalize periods and blood flow and relieve menopausal symptoms.
  • It helps stimulate the production of breast milk and is generally considered safe to use immediately after delivery.
  • Externally, washing with nettle infusion revitalizes the hair, helps it grow faster and gain more volume and strength.

How to use: Put 1 teaspoon in a mug of hot water for 6-8 minutes. Strain and add, if desired, sugar, honey or any sweetener of your choice.

Caution! Not to be consumed by women with uterine adenomas.

*We do not provide medical advice. The information we provide is for informational purposes only and in no way replaces the opinion, medication and visit to a doctor or other health specialist. The substances they contain may interact with a drug that the patient is already taking and may neutralize their therapeutic effect or cause toxicity.