Cornsilk tea has a long history of being used in the treatment of urinary complaints. It is a diuretic, so it encourages the body to flush out toxins by increasing urination. It coats the lining of the urinary tract walls and destroys micro-organisms by activating white blood cells. It is a wonderful remedy for urinary tract infections and bladder infections. It is effective for inflammatory conditions of the urinary system and the kidneys. The extract made from the pollen on the silk is used for prostate conditions and bed wetting in children.
Cornsilk is believed to reduce the formation of kidney stones. It can also help relieve symptoms for person who already have stones. It also relieves fluid retention throughout the body, one contributing factor to a decrease in blood pressure.
- no cautions at this time
4 oz, 2 oz