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Horsetail (Shavegrass) - 4 oz Tea Cut (Organic)


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Product Code: HRB-046

Shavegrass - 4 oz Tea Cut  (Organic) Also known as Horsetail

Botanical Name: Equisetum arvense

Also known as: Horsetail, Scouring rush, equisetum, bottle brush

Its botanical name is derived from the plant's brush-like appearance and basically means horse bristle, or horsetail. Known mostly for its high silica content, Shavegrass is also effective to heal wounds, treat urinary infections, and strengthen bones, swelling, flu like symptoms and other inflammations. Is popular for use in fever, arthritis and conjunctivitis. It is known to also have a diuretic and anti-convulsant effect.   As with any new food, herb or supplement we suggest to consult with your own health care practitioner before consuming. Commonly used in teas or other decoctions.

Not recommended during pregnancy,  for those with kidney stones, heart conditions, or taking medication for high blood pressure.

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