Shepherd's-purse - Capsella bursa-pastoris - Organic dried tea herb - FREE SHIP

Shepherd's-purse - Capsella bursa-pastoris - Organic dried tea herb - FREE SHIP

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Institute for Plant Research "Dr. Josif Pancic", Belgrade.
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Benefits of Shepherd's purse (Bursa pastoris herba):


Shepherd's purse is one of the important herbs to stop bleeding an effect due to the tyramine and other amines it contains. This property leads to its use is a number of conditions such as heavy menstrual bleeding, nosebleeds, and as a post-partum herb. The herb is both a vasodilator, and also hastens coagulation and constrict blood vessels. Shepherd's purse contains a protein that acts in the same way in the body as the hormone oxytocin, constricting the smooth muscles that support and surround blood vessels, especially those in the uterus. Other chemicals in the herb may accelerate clotting. Still other compounds in the herb help the uterus contact, explaining the long-time use of the herb to help the womb return to normal size after childbirth.


Preparation:
Steep 1-2 tablespoons of dried herb in 1 cup of hot water and cover it for 10-15 minutes. Drink 3 cups per day, between the meals.


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