Medication Description: Nettle Leaves (Folia Urticae)
Leaves of Nettle (Folia Urticae).
Collected during flowering and dried leaves of a wild perennial herb nettle nettle (Urtica dioica L.), herewith. nettle (Urticaceae), contain vitamin C (0.1 - 0.2%), carotene, vitamin K, tannins, mineral salts and other substances.
It is sometimes used as an infusion as a hemostatic agent for pulmonary, renal, uterine and intestinal bleeding. Often prescribed liquid nettle extract, along with liquid extract of yarrow. Also included in the collection of multivitamin (see).
Briquettes are produced from crushed nettle leaves weighing 75 g, divided into 10 slices. One slice is poured with a glass of boiling water, infused for 10 minutes, filtered, cooled. Assign 1 tablespoon 3 times a day.
R p.: Inf. fol. Urtica 7, 5 - 10.0: 200 ml