Common name: Goldenrod
Part used: Aerial Parts
Habitat: Native to Europe, Asia and North Africa, and naturalised in North America. Prefers dry grasslands and open woods.
Constituents: Triterpenoids- saponins and triterpenes, tannins, flavonoids, essential oils, inulin, phenolic gylcosides
Actions: Diuretic, Anti-Inflammatory, Astringent, Antioxidant, Diaphoretic, Antiseptic, Carminative, Anticatarrhal
Traditional and current uses
• Used to treat cases of candida.
• Supports the urinary tract including UTIs such as cystitis and nephritis.
• Throat infections and sore throats.
• Gastric issues, such as flatulence.
• Allergic rhinitis.
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