Organic Alfalfa Leaves
Botanical Name: Medicago Sativa
1. Help lower cholesterol: Alfalfa contains saponins, a substance thought to bind cholesterol to bile salts and reduce cholesterol levels.
2. Help with diabetes: Alfalfa is a fiber-rich plant, which helps to control blood sugar by slowing the absorption of glucose.
3. Arthritis: Alfalfa exerts potent anti-inflammatory effects by suppressing the production of inflammatory.
4. Control free radicals: Alfalfa was thought to act as a powerful antioxidant, preventing damage caused by free radicals. Alfalfa also has the ability to reduce cell death and DNA damage caused by free radicals. It does this by both lowering the production of free radicals and improving the body’s ability to fight them.
Avoid: Do not use any form of Alfalfa for kidney transplant patients. Do not use it during pregnancy.