The following information has been provided by our naturopath for general reference and educational purposes only. Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to consumption of herbal teas during pregnancy or breastfeeding, if a medical condition is present, whilst taking prescription medication or if surgery is scheduled.The following information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Prostate & Urinary Support, Soothes Skin Itching: Nettle is rich in vitamins A, B complex and C plus minerals such as calcium, potassium, magnesium and iron. May assist symptoms of anaemia and cleansing of the system. Useful to treat hives. Helps control itching and sneezing associated with hay fever. Natural diuretic. Aids urinary problems; may assist symptoms of enlarged prostate gland (but not reduce actual swelling of gland).
- Use 1 teaspoon herb to 1 cup of boiled water up to 3 times daily.
- Steep for 5-8 minutes and strain.
Half adult dose for children.