Raspberry Leaf is a gentle digestive tonic, astringent and soothing for upset stomachs, mouth ulcers and inflamed gums.
However it is best known for its benefits for expectant mothers. It tones and strengthens the muscles of the uterus, helping to reach peak condition for birth, hence its reputation for bringing about a quick and easy labour. It helps the contractions to be more efficient, and it will also help the uterus to return to its normal size after childbirth.
Raspberry Leaf is traditionally drank as a tea for its many health benefits.
Raspberry leaf contains a lot of medicinal compounds, such as tannins, flavournoids, vitamin A, vitamin C, potassium, calcium, and phosphorus. The leaves of the raspberry plant have been used as a medicinal herb for centuries. Raspberry Leaves provide a rich source of iron, calcium, manganese and magnesium.
Botanical Name : Rubus idaeus
Action: Raspberry is an astringent and a stimulant. It helps prepare the womb for childbirth. It is also a known digestive remedy.