Nasturtium

Required material

Fresh nasturtium leaves and/or flowers

Application

Enjoy fresh in salads or as a herb, as desired. Slightly peppery taste.

Various tinctures are available from pharmacies and drug stores.

Considered to be a herbal antibiotic.

Warning

Be careful with stomach and intestinal ulcers or inflammatory kidney diseases. Also slightly reduces alcohol tolerance, I.e. you will feel the effects of alcohol more easily.

Effect

Nasturtium can have the following effects:

  • Stimulating
  • Antibacterial
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Fungicide
  • Expectorant
  • Diuretic
  • Stimulates menstruation

Helps against

Coughing, cold, flu, sniffles, immune deficiency, bladder infection

Synonyms

nasturtium