Herbs Hands Healing
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Common Name Meadowsweet
Genus / Species Filipendula ulmaria
Part Used Leaf, flower
Energetics Sweet, bitter, cool
Meridians Liver, bladder, colon
Active Constituents Flavonol glycosides, mainly quercetin
Phenolic glycosides
Volatile oil, containing salicylaldehyde
Polyphenols
Medicinal Uses Anti-inflammatory
Antirheumatic
Astringent
Diuretic
Balances stomach acids