Cramp bark contains the minerals potassium, calcium and magnesium. The berry in Cramp Bark has been used like cranberries. The berries are rich in Vitamins C and K.
Cramp Bark has long been considered the best in female regulators. It has been used to prevent nervousness and nervous discomforts during pregnancy, after pains and cramps. It is also known as a uterine sedative and anti-spasmodic. It relaxes the ovaries and uterus. Always check with your doctor first if you are pregnant. A decoction of flowers can be used for skin conditions.
None known at this time. It is best to consult with your doctor, especially if you are on medication of any kind.
Bark and berries
Cramp Bark has been used in the treatment of asthma, colic, constipation, convulsions, cramps, dysentery, epilepsy, fainting, gallstones, gas, heart palpitations, hypertension, hysteria, leg cramps, lock jaw, nervousness, neuralgia, ovarian irritations, spasms and urinary problems.
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