Stinging Nettle root (Brenninetla) Spagyric extract 10x standardized, pure extract in non-gmo organic spirits. Made in low heat, traditional Swiss handblown glassware.
We strive to bring the best, traditional organic/wildcrafted herbal products. Herbalism is our religion, our passion, our life’s work. We use these herbs for ourselves, our family, friends and in our clinical practice. We strive for absolute perfection, using the best of the ancient knowledge with the best of modern understanding of medicine. These are microbatch, artisan quality tincture prepared from our training by some of the best herbalists in Swiss German, Icelandic and French traditions. The result are energetic medicines, allowing the body to heal itself.
Stinging Nettle is always a favorite herb, with its use of the above ground herbage to the roots. The root is being used by a lot of those training hard for its use in conditioning muscle and joint function and forming lean muscle. Others use it for seasonal issues of allergies, other for aiding bleeding conditions, prostate health, night time urination, adrenal balance, women’s issues, joints etc.
Most of the discussion on nettle root are dealing with the help it does for men’s prostate, but it is equally beneficial for women, optimizing and balancing the hormonal (endocrine) system, and is able to minimize harmful estrogen metabolites, and this has implications on the causative actors in process of sex hormones called aromatization, linked to cell mutations and serious conditions.
Many herbalists use Nettle Root to treat polycystic ovarian syndrome/disorder, known as PCOS or PCOD. Polycystic ovarian syndrome is one of the most common endocrine disorders effecting women, and it is increasing. The effects of PCOS are severe, and affect many areas of a woman’s life and do so in a multitude of ways. We do a lot of clinical herbal care with women suffering this condition, advising to use organic non-bleached feminine products and to observe a diet and herbal protocol, lifestyle changes, etc. of which nettle root is a part.
Nettle Root is very beneficial herb for a number of conditions, used for urinary in both sexes, prostate issues in men, and is used a lot in training as it is known to inhibit SHBG (sex hormone binding globulin), which makes testosterone more bio-available in the body. Stinging nettle root is remarkable for the urinary tract as mentioned, it is a diuretic, aiding excretion of uric acid, which helps bladder, adrenals and prostate health. It is popular in aiding night time bathroom visits. It is also a potent antioxidant containing phenolic compounds, especially in scavenging microorganism and pathogens. Nettle root also contains protein, calcium, phosphorus, iron, magnesium, beta-carotene, as well as vitamins A, B-complex, C, and D. Stinging Nettle Root Extract also contains compounds that increase levels of free testosterone for improved sexual health. It is also a reliable diuretic that encourages excretion of uric acid while simultaneously discouraging nighttime bathroom urges, making it remarkable for the bladder, adrenals, kidney and prostate health. It also contains phenolic compounds which act as antioxidants against free radicals.
Susan Weed, the popular women’s herbalist, writes of Nettle Root: “Use nettle root as a hair and scalp tonic, a urinary strengthener and stimulant, an immune system/lymphatic strengthener and a bit of first aid.
Do not use if pregnant.
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