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A – Z of Herbal Remedies

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Golden Rod, Goldenrod

Other Names: Goldenrod, Cast the Spear, Farewell Summer, Common Goldenrod, European Goldenrod, Early Golden Rod, Canadian Golden Rod, Woundwort, Pinja Phool, Woundweed, Aaron's Rod, Solidago Virgaurea
Traditional Usages: Textile Dye, High Blood Pressure, Kidney Disease, Tuberculosis, Stress, Allergy, Arthritis, Flatulence, Diarrhea, Dysentery, Yellow Fever, Insect Bites, Nausea, Vomitting, Hiccups, Thrush, Sore Throat, Bronchitis, Tonsilitis,  Kidney Stones, Prostatis, Painful Menstruation, Wounds, Bloody Flux - Bloody Diarrhea, Washing Venereal Diseases, Ulcers in the Mouth, Throat and Private Parts in Man or Woman, Colds, Cramps, Measles, Snakebites, Colic, Boils, Burns, Headache, Toothache, Cystitis, Urethritis, Inflammatory diseases of the urinary tract.
Resources: Ireland, Britain, Europe, Central Asia, Canada, USA, Middle East
Parts Used: Flowers, Leaves
Administration Method: Ground for teas and other natural preparations.
Herb Action: Diuretic, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-inflammatory
Health Warning: If you use goldenrod essential oil it is always best to dilute it with water or a base oil to prevent skin irritation.


Goldenrod - Herbal remedy for Hemorrhoids: Goldenrod reduces the inflammation caused by the hemorrhoids. You can purchase a cream, ointment or oil from your local health food store or vitamin store. This ointment or cream can be applied to the affected area for relief.
Health Warning:  If you use goldenrod essential oil it is always best to dilute it with water or a base oil to prevent skin irritation.

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