It has been used in herbal medicine to treat tuberculosis and to lower blood sugar levels. Goat's rue is a plant native to Europe and the Middle East. It's also a popular breastfeeding herb that women use to make more breast milk.
The pharmaceutical drug Metformin, which is one of the most commonly prescribed drugs for diabetes, is based on guanidine, a compound found in Goat's Rue. Used in healing rituals, to ward off 'the evil spirits of disease'. It can also be used to tune into and attract abundance.
Sold in quantities of 10 grams
- Botanical Name: Galega officinalis
- Organic Status: Certified Organic
- Country of Origin: Hungary/Polland
- Plant Part: Leaf
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