Butcher’s Broom Root (Ruscus aculeatus)

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The plant’s name comes from its use as a sweeper in European butcher shops right up to the 20th century.

Description

Butcher s Broom was widely used in antiquity and was described by the 1st century Greek physician, Dioscorides, as having the ability to promote urine flow and menstrual bleeding. He also considered the herb useful in treating bladder stones, jaundice, and headaches.

The plant’s name comes from its use as a sweeper in European butcher shops right up to the 20th century.

Key Actions

  • anti-inflammatory
  • diuretic
  • mild laxative

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
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