December 07, 2022

Alfalfa 1:2 (Medicago Sativa)


Cooling sweet and astringent herb that cleanses toxins from tissues, is diuretic, controls bleeding and lowers cholesterol levels. Alfalfa also influences hormones and the circulatory and urinary systems.


4-70 mls per day, 30-200 mls per week

Parts Used:

Aerial parts

Main Actions:

Oestrogen modulating


Key Indications:

  • Debility
  • Menopause
  • Atherosclerosis and heart disease
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes, use with manganese
  • Endometriosis
  • It can also be used for drug rehabilitation as it alkalizes the body and helps with detoxification Contains vitamin K which is helpful in preventing blood clotting and to prevent bone loss
  • Supports the pituitary gland

Major Safety Issues:

  • Best avoided in oestrogen-sensitive breast cancer.
  • Not to be taken during pregnancy.
  • Contraindicated in autoimmune diseases.
  • Contraindicated when using blood thinners or anticoagulant don’t use with any history of lupus