Horsetail (Equisetum arvense) can prove to be a very useful herb indeed. Normally a large component within weight loss teas, Horsetail is a diuretic that can increase urination by up to 30%.
Silica helps to make up the herb known has Horsetail, and is why it's recommended to repair bony tissues. It helps to fix calcium and is therefore good for osteoporosis or any other disease where bone restoration is needed. Horsetail is anti-hemorrhagic and is useful for mouth ulcers and bleeding gums.
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Horsetail has some great health benefits such as...
- Weight loss
- Bone repair
- Brew 2-3g Horsetail to 1 cup water.
- Steep for 8-10 minutes
Alcohol should not be consumed when drinking Horsetail.
If you have diabetes, Horsetail may lower blood sugar levels.
May decrease Potassium levels.
No studies have been done on safety during pregnancy.