Motherwort - (Leonurus cardiaca). Common Names: Lions Tail, lion's ear, throwwort.
Organic. May ease anxiety, hot flashes, mood swings, menstrual cramps, postpartum depression, stimulate uterine contractions, ease childbirth & after birth bleeding, lower blood pressure & reduce stomach acids.
Has alkaloids, flavonoids, quercetin, rutin, bitter glycosides, tannins, beta carotene & potassium.
Warning: Not safe during pregnancy or nursing. May cause drowsiness. Stop taking 2 weeks before surgery.
For Tea: Barely boil 8 oz water, add 1 teaspoon to the water, steep 10 - 15 minutes. Sweeten with a natural sweetener if desired. Nurture your body with 1 to 3 cups of tea a day.
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