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Nettle is a plant of the nettle family. Its leaves and stems are covered with stinging hairs. They contain acids and histamines, which cause skin irritation. Nettle is rich in beneficial substances: vitamins, minerals, carotenoids, chlorophyll, tannins and flavonoids. This determines its healing properties.

Nettle tones, has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, hemostatic effect. It is useful for anemia, diseases of the stomach, kidneys, skin, and rheumatism.

Used in folk medicine as an additional remedy. Infusions and decoctions are used.Nettle

However, nettle has contraindications for those with a tendency to thrombosis, blood diseases, and kidney stones. May cause allergies.

Therefore, you should consult your doctor before use. Nettle should not be consumed in large quantities or for a long time.