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Cleavers Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

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General Name
Cleavers
English Name
Cleavers
Botanical Name
Galium Aparine
Chinese Name
Zhu Yang Yang
Homeopathic Name
Galium Aparine   -   Mother Tincture

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Cleavers Cures

Highly Effective

 

Action of Cleavers

Most Effective

Highly Effective

Nutrients in Cleavers

Cleavers
Combines With

Taste of
Cleavers

Astringent, Sweet,

Nature of
Cleavers

Cool

Parts Used

Aerial Parts

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Cleavers

Excess use may cause Skin irritation.
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Description

Cleavers is a climber.
It is perennial.
Cleavers belongs to the Rubiaceae family.
It grows in a temperate climate.
It grows up to 1.2 M.
Cleavers works best when its leaves are fresh. On drying it loses some of its effectiveness.
Best used for Stress, Tonsillitis.
The Alterative action of Cleavers is most suited to the Lymphatic System.

In TCM
Meridians Associated : Liver, Spleen, Stomach, Large Intestine and Bladder.
Cancer Treatment : It is useful in the following types of cancer.
Blood Cancer
Breast Cancer
Lung Cancer
Liver Cancer
Colon Cancer
Tongue Cancer
 

Materia Medica for Cleavers

Cleavers General

Cleaver is a herbal treatment for Skin. It improves general detoxification and Skin disorders like Seborrhoea, Psoriasis, Eczema. Cleavers also cures external Ulcers and Abnormal growths like Tumors on the skin. It cleanses the Skin and helps in treatment of Dermatitis, Acne, Boils and Injuries. Cleavers reduces the signs of aging and tightens the skin. It removes toxins through the Skin and makes skin lustrous . It is also a good herbal treatment for Sunburn and Freckles.
Cleavers is used to treat edema.
It is useful in treating Post-menstrual syndrome such as Sore breasts and Water retention
Cleavers tones and stimulates the Lymphatic system. It helps you get rid of toxins. Cleaver is good for swollen enlarged Lymph glands. Use Cleavers for Tonsillitis, Glandular Fever and recurrent Throat Infections.
It also cures Interstitial cystitis.
It is helpful for clearing infections and inflammation in the genitourinary system.
Cleavers soothes Urinary and Gastrointestinal tracts. It helps in Lymphatic drainage and detoxifies the Kidneys. Its diuretic properties enhances the Urine flow and give relief from other urinary problems. This helps to get rid of Kidney and Bladder stones. It also reduces fibrocystic tissue in the kidneys. Cleavers clears the Urinary tract and alleviate Prostate disorders.
It treats Scurvy.
It relieves from burning sensation during urination associated with cystitis.
Cleavers helps in treatment of Cancer. Cleavers tincture inhibits the division of Cancer cells. It also reduces the effects of Cancer. Cleavers anti tumor property helps ease swollen, sore Breasts, Congestion in the breast and Benign breast lumps.
Cleavers is a diaphoretic. It helps stimulate Perspiration. Its cooling properties reduces body temperature and gives a cooling effect to the body. It counters fever and prevent the occurrence of Viral Infections like Measles and Chicken pox.
Direct application of Cleavers is very effective for Cuts and Wounds. It enhances blood clotting and stops bleeding. This hastens healing process in the body.
Cleavers blood thinning properties have beneficial effect on Platelets. When you get a cut it collects the Platelets and halts bleeding. Cleavers helps in prevention of Arteriosclerosis, Strokes and Heart failure.
It also acts as Blood cleanser.
Cleavers contains a constituent known as Asperuloside that gets converted into Prostaglandins by the body. Prostaglandins are hormone-like compounds that stimulate the uterus and affect blood vessels.
Keywords : Skin, Cuts, Wounds, Lymphatic system, Throat Infection, Heart Problems, Arteriosclerosis, Strokes, Urinary Tract, Cancer, Measles, Chicken pox and Blood Clotting.
Single Herb

Cleavers as an Alterative

Cleavers has an affinity for the Lymphatic System.

Cleavers for Kidney Stones

Steep 2 tablespoons dried Cleavers in 2 cups of warm water for 2 hours.
Take 2-3 tablespoons thrice a day.
You may add some Honey to Improve the taste.

Cleavers for Skin

Crush the fresh leaves and apply for skin problems
OR : Take some fresh juice and apply. It can also be used as a good face wash for a clear skin.

Cleavers For Wounds, Bleeding

Crush some fresh Cleavers leaves and directly apply to heal wounds. It stops External bleeding.

Cleavers for Cancer

Extract the juice of the leaves of Cleavers. Have three times a day.

Cleavers for Nipple Discharge

Extract the juice of Cleavers. Have two tablespoon two times a day.

Cleavers for Adenitis

Steep 2 tablespoon of dried Cleavers in one cup of hot water for 15 minutes. Strain it. Drink thrice daily.
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Herbal Treatment For Elephantiasis 1

Make a concoction of Cleavers leaves, Yellow Dock root, Pokeweed root, Echinacea root, Blue Flag root and Marigold ( Gendha ) flower. Take twice a day.
Caution :
Excess use may cause toxicity.

Herbal Treatment For Skin Diseases 3

Make a fine paste of Cleavers, Yellow Dock and Burdock. Apply topically.

Herbal Treatment For Urinary Incontinence 1

Urinary Incontinence may be treated by administering a combo of Cleavers, Buchu and Bearberry.

Herbal Treatment For Breast Cancer 1

Take equal quantity of the leaves of Cleavers and Flax seeds. Make Poultice. Repeat it daily for one month.

Herbal Treatment For Liver Diseases 11

Herbal formula for Liver Detoxification
Prepare a powdered mixture of equal amount of Red clover, Fennel, Cleavers, Dandelion, Oregon grape root, Burdock root, Chickweed and Parsley root. Boil 1 to 2 cups of water. Add one teaspoon of the powered mixture in it. Allow it to get cool down. Consume 1 cup of tea once a day before breakfast.
Queries on Cleavers
Fran ( Ga,usa )
23 Aug 2016
DOes cleavers herbs have conraindication with warfarin
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Syed Asfaquz Zaman ( India )
27 Jan 2017
Hi
My father is having swollen lymph node at back if his head and it's size is quite big.It all started because of Metasis from prostate cancer.So I just wanted to know does this gallium aparine mother tincture will help in reducing the swollen lymph nodes and how safe is it to have this medicine.And from where can I buy this medicine. awaiting for your suggestions.
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Rumi Kailash Naiyaer
01 Feb 2017
Syed Asfaquz. Please read the page : https://herbpathy.com/Lymphatic-System.......Defence-Against-Disease-Vid22 The page tells you all about Lymphatic System.
Yes, you may take Cleavers for it. This is very effective herb for it. Buy the homeopathic tincture, it is known as Galium Aparine . take 5 drops , added to a glass of water for a month.
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M Mishra ( India )
26 Feb 2017
My mother suffering from CA ovary and intestinal blockage with severe vomiting. Only conservative treatment is possible as no other option left. Can this gallium aparine helpful for this blockage. Please suggest. Thanks in advance. Eagerly waiting for your reply.
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