• Used to strengthen the heart and relieve palpitations.
• An antispasmodic that helps the body relax.
• Can promote menstruation.
The traditional use of motherwort is the treatment of racing heart (tachycardia) caused by nervous tension.
Long-term use may reduce the formation of clotting factors and also lower total cholesterol and triglycerides.
As an infusion, add 1-2 tsp herb to 1 cup boiling water and infuse for 10-15 minutes. Drink 3 times daily. Motherwort is often combined with hawthorn.
Do not take motherwort if you are pregnant. Do not take motherwort if you have heavy menstrual bleeding.
Orrs’ Trading Company does not intend to diagnose, prevent, treat or cure through the sale of this herb. Use at your own risk.