An astringent, diuretic, laxative, sorrel root is commonly used to treat excessive menstruation and the passing of stones.
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An excellent source of Vitamin C, Sheep sorrel is highly sought after for its amazing antioxidant properties. Commonly used to treat blood disorders, inflammation, diarrhoea, excessive menstruation and the passing of stones. It has also been used to treat cancer. For mouth and throat ulcers, a tea with honey is recommended.
Externally, it has been used to treat many skin conditions such as eczema, hives, herpes and rashes. An astringent, diuretic, laxative.
|Botanical Name||Rumex acetosella|
|Country of Origin||USA|
|Plant Part||Whole Plant|
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