Effective in reducing swelling in the glands.
Works against inflammation in tonsils, benign tumors, and cysts. Crystals in the urinary tract and kidney stones can also be treated with Bedstraw.
Will detoxify your kidneys, liver, pancreas and spleen and will also help with disorders in the lymphatic system.
Anaemia (leading to tiredness), dropsy (water retention) and stitch in the side will benefit. Also used for treatment of epilepsy, hysteria, nervousness and suppressed urine.
Treat goiter by gargling with this tea throughout the day. Effective for Cancer-like skin disorders and cancer of the tongue. It has diuretic properties
Excellent tonic for the lymphatic system.
Healing effect on most skin disorders, wounds, boils, blackheads and makes for an excellent face wash as it TIGHTENS the skin due to its astringent properties.
Also known to fight most abnormal growths.
Method Of Use:
Infusion: One cup warm boiling water, poured over 2-3 teaspoons of Bedstraw. Infuse for 10 - 15 min. Use as a tea. Strain and drink 3 times a day.
Ointment: Mix the juice with butter or lard.
Tincture: Take 20 to 30 drops in water as required.
For kidney disorders mix with Golden Rod and Yellow Dead Nettle.
Safety or precautions:
- Cleavers are high in tannins which may cause nausea, stomach aches and vomiting. Take for only 2 weeks at a time then skip 1 - 2 weeks.