Goldenrod Solidago virgaurea

Solidago virgaurea
Closeup of golden rod blossoms
  • Common Names
  • Goldenrod , Woundwort, Aaron's rod, golden rod
  • Botanical Name
  • Solidago virgaurea
  • Family

Medicinal Uses & Benefits of Goldenrod

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How to Use: Goldenrod

Goldenrod is an amazingly useful plant especially for one whose mainstream reputation is that of an allergy inducing weed. Goldenrod is widespread throughout the lower 48 and Canada. While Solidago virgaurea is the one specific mentioned in the German Commission E monographs, Solidago canadensis, and S. gigantea are also accepted medicinal species. Goldenrod's primary aspects are as an anti-inflammatory urinary tract antiseptic, and a treatment for upper respiratory inflammation and congestion (catarrh). 1,2

Preparation Methods & Dosage :Capsules, extracts, teas.

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Goldenrod Remedies

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