Golden Rod is a bitter relaxing herb which stimulates the liver and the kidneys. It is traditionally used
- to dissolve kidney stones
- as a urinary tract antiseptic
- to prevent inflammation
- to clear mucus from the respiratory tract
- as a digestive aid
Goldenrod is anti-inflammatory, mucolytic, and peptic. It is a bitter, relaxing herb, that stimulates the liver and kidneys and contains anti-inflammatory saponins which are antifungal as well as antioxidant flavonoids.
Goldenrod Indications for use:
Goldenrod increases the flow of urine and this combined with its anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal properties has been found effective by those suffering from urinary tract inflammation, infection, cystitis and bladder stones, kidney stones and inflammation (nephritis).
It may also be used internally for chronic catarrh, skin conditions, influenza, whooping cough and digestive disorders with wind due to nervous tension.
Goldenrod is also an effective, traditional, natural remedy for:
- sore throats
- bleeding gums
- sinus congestion
- wound healing
- yeast infections & thrush
Goldenrod Tincture Use
According to Dr Hulda Clark's kidney cleanse instructions of 10 drops 3 times per day for general use.
Goldenrod tincture may also be used for yeast infection by taking 20-40 drops four times a day. Repeat for two weeks and then stop for three days. Repeat if necessary.
Solidago virgaurea (Golden Rod), 45 % VOL Ethanol, Water - Ratio1:3