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Golden Rod, Solidago virgaurea
Parts used: Herb.
Constituents: Saponins, Tannins, Flavonoids, Essential oil, Bitter principle.
Actions: Diuretic, Diaphoretic, Anti-inflammatory, Antiseptic, Carminative, Hypotensive, Anticatarrhal, Anti-fungal.
Indications:
Catarrh, Sinusitis, Hay fever, allergic Rhinitis, Influenza, Flatulent dyspepsia, Cystitis, Urinary tract inflammation and good for glandular fever, oedema, Anuria.
Chronic intestinal infections, indigestion, enteritis, diarrhoea, Crohn`s.
BHP specific, for low grade inflammation of nasopharynx with persistent catarrh.
Herbal extract: 20-40mL per week.
Energetics: Sweet, cooling, dry, Astringent.
Meridians: liver, kidney, triple burner.
Contraindications: None.