In Chinese medicine cleavers are used to disperse stagnancy and inflammation and for urinary problems. It is known traditionally for treating problem skin and flushing the lymph and kidneys. Cleavers is an excellent first aid herbal remedy.
Cleavers is known traditionally for its use intonifying and cleansing the Lymphatic system. It is a naturally diuretic so it is also good for the kidneys and urinary tract. So Cleavers can be used to treat cystitis and urinary conditions. Because it tonifies the lymph, it can relieve swollen glands, and water retention or oedema.
Cleavers is also known for its use externally.Cleavers is calming to skin irritations, and has an astringent and antiseptic action, making this herb good for healing wounds.
Traditionally used fresh in cleansing and nutritive spring tonic to clear body’s toxins
Improve the quality of digestion, support the immune system and reduce inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and gout
Helpful for skin disorders such as eczema, acne, boils