Wild strawberry is known primarily for its very aromatic, sweet fruits that are rich in sugars, minerals and many vitamins. However, in herbal medicine is used mainly leaves, which are rich in medicinal substances such as flavonoids (including rutin), organic acids, glycosides, tannins, are often used in the treatment of urinary tract infections. Wild strawberries leaves are also used in the fight against:
- kidney disease,
- also operate effectively in cardiovascular disease,
- metabolic disorders.
This modest versatile plant also prevents uterine bleeding and relieve symptoms for dysmenorrhea. Regular drinking infusion of the leaves of strawberries help get rid of the monthly women’s ailments.
|Wild strawberry||Fragaria vesca L.|
|other names||woodland strawberry, alpine strawberry, european strawberry|
|purpose||premenstrual tension, constipation, kidney|
- CATEGORY Herbs