Shepherd’s Purse Herb
Shepherd’s Purse helps support healthy balance of cholesterol levels, drying to tissues, supports menstrual flow. Named Shepherd’s Purse because the seedpods look like a shepherd’s pouch in the Middle Ages. Shepherd’s Purse is a uterine stimulant with traditional use to stimulate contractions during childbirth. Native to Eastern Europe and Asia, Shepherd’s Purse now grows in many parts of the world, including North America. *
NOTE: Do not use during pregnancy except under supervision of a qualified healthcare practitioner. Inhibits iodine uptake by the thyroid, so avoid as a single herb if low thyroid function is present. May enhance the effect of blood-thinning medicines.
BODY SYSTEM: Circulatory, Urinary
SUGGESTED USE: 1/8th teaspoon (0.62 ml) 1 to 3 times a day, or as needed. Shake well.
INCLUDES: Vegetable Glycerin, Purified Water (pH Neutral)