Lorna Vanderhaeghe Shepherds Purse Tincture 50 ml
Shepherd’s purse, Capsella bursapastoris, has a long history in herbal medicine for the treatment of menorrhagia or heavy, clotting, excessive menstrual flow. It has powerful anti-hemorrhagic and astringent properties making it an invaluable treatment for heavy periods and gynecological hemorrhage. Shepherd’s purse contains a protein that is similar to oxytocin the hormone that causes constriction of the uterus.
Shepherd’s purse lesser known actions include treatment for varicose veins, spider veins, hemorrhoids and helps those who bruise easily. Shepherd’s purse has also been used to heal the mucosal membranes of the digestive system where it can reduce gas and bloating and relieve constipation and diarrhea. Shepherd’s purse is useful in gastritis, colitis and other inflammatory gut conditions. It is also an important treatment for those with gout or rheumatic conditions.
- Relief from heavy periods (Menorrhagia)
- Reduced menstrual flow
- Relief of uterine blood clots
- Relief from painful menstruation
- Elimination of diarrhea
- For urinary tract infections with red blood cells in urine (hematuria)
Directions: 2.5 ml (1/2 teaspoon) in water, every three hours during the first 2-3 days of menstrual flow; to prevent dysfunctional uterine bleeding, take ½ teaspoon 3 times daily for 10 days preceding the onset of menstruation; for diarrhea and bloody diarrhea, use 2.5ml to 5ml in water 3 times daily. As this condition improves, reduce dosage slowly.
Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Do not use if you are pregnant or have kidney stones.
This product does not contain artificial preservatives, colors or sweeteners, no corn, dairy, gluten, soy, GMO, wheat or yeast.