Simple Herbal Extracts | Raspberry Leaf


Raspberry Leaf

Botanical Name

Rubus idaeus

Part Used




Traditional Information*

Raspberry is rich in minerals as well as being an astringent. Raspberry leaf is a tonic to smooth muscle tissue, especially the uterus and large intestine. It is a pregnancy tonic used to reduce morning sickness, prevent miscarriage and post partum bleeding. Raspberry is also indicated for menorrhagia, uterine and bladder prolapse, diarrhea, and frequent urination.

Herbal Therapeutics Research Library, David Winston (RH) AHG

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