Sheep Sorrel

From our list of ailments, see what Sheep Sorrel can be used for:

  • Abscesses
  • Acne
  • Anal Fissures
  • Canker Sores
  • Cold Sores
  • Constipation
  • Detoxification
  • Diaper Rash
  • Eczema
  • Fever
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hives
  • Itching
  • Kidneys
  • Piles
  • Pimples
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Shingles
  • Skin Conditions
  • Tetters
  • Ulcers
  • Worms
  • Wounds

Natural Remedies using Sheep Sorrel

Contraindications, Interactions, and Side Effects (Sheep Sorrel) — Class 2d (AHP). Those with kidney stones should avoid this plant. Oxalates should be avoided by patients with endometriosis and nephrosis. Oxalic acid levels may attain 10–35% of dry matter in some species. The LDlo reported for humans is 700 mg/kg body weight. Weighing 110 kg, my LDlo would be 77,000 mg, or 77 g (more than 2 ounces of oxalic acid) (HOW). Polysaccharides show antitumor activity (ZUL).

Dosages (Wood Sorrel) — Evaporate the sorrel juice in sun, adding juice of red clover leaves and flowers, thickening with white oak ashes, applying topically to cancers, especially breast cancer (CEB). Others suggest sheep sorrel ( Rumex acetosella), which is in the Essiac formula.

Abscesses, Acne, Anal Fissures, Canker Sores, Cold Sores, Constipation, Detoxification, Diaper Rash, Eczema, Fever, Hemorrhoids, Hives, Itching, Kidneys, Piles, Pimples, Psoriasis, Rash, Shingles, Skin Conditions, Tetters, Ulcers, Worms, Wounds

The Benefit of using Sheep Sorrel as a natural cure

Dosages (Sheep Sorrel) — As a food pharmaceutical, a USDA 100-g serving of fresh sorrel equates to about 10 g of dry sorrel (HOW).

Activities (Sheep Sorrel) — Allergenic (1; WOI); Antipyretic (f; EFS; FAD; KAB); Antitumor (1; FNF); Depurative (f; EFS); Diaphoretic (f; EFS; KAB; WOI); Diuretic (f; FAD; PNC; WOI); Hemostat (f; EFS); Laxative (1; APA; EFS); Peristaltic (f; APA).