Shepherd’s Purse is a plant widely used in Europe and Asia, blooms from march to late autumn, thanks so easily and spreads rapidly. It’s healing pressure characteristics are known for many centuries, mainly thanks to the action of anti-hemorrhagic. Shepherd’s purse herb contains, among other things amines, tannins, flavonoids, minerals and vitamin C. Astringent, diuretic and anti-bleeding, they are used mainly for ailments such as uterine bleeding or menstrual bleeding too abundant, has proved successful even during frequent bleeding nose. The biological activity of the active compounds contained in the herb shepherd’s purse has been proven studies. The studies have confirmed the action:
- anti-inflammatory effect on the smooth muscle of the uterus,
- effect on heart muscle,
- anti-tumor activity.
|Shepherd’s Purse||Capsella bursa-pastoris|
|other names||Blind Weed, Bolsa del Pastor, Bolsa-de-Pastor|
- CATEGORY Herbs